Graham-Field to manufacture Simmons support surfaces

Monday, December 17, 2012

ATLANTA, Ga. – GF Health Products (Graham-Field) has been awarded an exclusive licensing agreement to manufacture Simmons therapeutic support surfaces, according to a press release. Per the agreement, GF will manufacture products like powered air and foam mattresses, and standard foam and gel/foam overlays. The products will be distributed to a number of markets, including home health and hospice. “We believe that the combination of Graham-Field’s experience in the industry together with the Simmons brand name will lead to an unbelievable partnership,” stated Todd Merker, director of global licensing for Simmons, in the release. The agreement marks GF’s second expansion into the therapeutic pressure management category this year, coming on the heels of its acquisition of Pressure Management Group’s gel manufacturing process.