Mattresses and pillows

A mattress is a mat or pad usually placed atop a bed. Mattresses can be broadly classified as Foam mattresses, Coir mattresses, Spring mattresses. Mattresses are made of a filling material like coir, foam etc which provides support to the body. Traditional Indian mattresses are thick quilts made up of cotton stuffing. The protective fabric cover which encases the mattress is called ticking. Ticking fabric holds the filling material in place. It is usually made of cotton and comes in a wide variety of colours and styles. The GSM of the fabric varies from 80 to 200.The market for mattresses and pillows can be broken down into three segments, Households, Hotels, Hospitals

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