A mattress is a large pad for supporting the reclining body, used as or on a bed. Mattresses may consist of a quilted or similarly fastened case, usually of heavy cloth, that contains hair, straw, cotton, foam rubber, etc.; a framework of metal springs; or they may be inflatable.The word mattress derives from the Arabic "matrah", which means "something thrown down" or "place where something is thrown down" and hence "mat, cushion". During the Crusades Europeans adopted the Arabic method of sleeping on cushions on the floor, and the word materas eventually descended into Middle English through the Romance languages.
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  • 5 Tactics for Making More Money from Your Amazon Store

    … all the other products? • What features/benefits can you list with regard to the product? Sometimes I reverse the order and put the benefit first and then the feature to catch the shopper’s attention quickly. For example, “The Dream Series mattress reaches full inflation and firmness in under 4 minutes. It can be topped off quickly and easily…

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