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The new plant in Seattle, WA expands the company’s regional presence as part of $100 million manufacturing investment.


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The new plant in Seattle, WA expands the company’s regional presence as part of $100 million manufacturing investment.

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Latest: Serta Simmons Bedding Opens Washington Manufacturing Plant - The new plant in Seattle, WA expands the company’s regional presence as part of $100 million manufacturing investment.

Serta Simmons Bedding Opens Washington Manufacturing Plant

The new plant in Seattle, WA expands the company’s regional presence as part of $100 million manufacturing investment.

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