Eclipse Worldwide and Bedding Industries of America mourn the lack of bedding trade veteran, Alan Carlitz, who died, Sept. 29th at Accordia Hospice in Moorestown, a suburb of Charlotte, North Carolina.
Carlitz started his profession within the bedding trade in 1958 at Honor-Constructed Sleep merchandise, a Serta licensee in Philadelphia. There he held numerous administration positions working his manner up by way of the corporate finally turning into vp of buying.
In 1974, Carlitz opened Superior Bedding in Philadelphia, which turned an Englander licensee just a few years later. Alongside together with his brother Stuart, Carlitz labored to construct the Englander model for a number of years till they parted to start out particular person enterprise ventures.
Later in his profession, Alan Carlitz rejoined his brother Stuart to work at Bedding Industries of America in New Jersey as its vp of operations.
“Alan was a visionary within the bedding trade and having been in a position to work alongside my brother at numerous level in my profession has been an honor and one thing I’ll at all times cherish,” stated Stuart Carlitz, president and chief govt officer of Bedding industries of America and Eclipse Worldwide. “He was a well-respected businessman and his dedication and dedication to his prospects led him to attain nice success. I’ll miss him dearly.”
Alan is survived by his brothers Stuart and Geoffrey Carlitz, his daughters Stacey and Alison, and three grandchildren. The household asks that in lieu of followers, contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Basis of America.
About Eclipse Worldwide
North Brunswick, New Jersey-based Eclipse Worldwide has been making mattresses since 1866. Identified for its design innovation in creating superior sleep merchandise, the corporate has an in depth international licensing community that distributes mattresses beneath seven manufacturers – Eclipse, Eastman Home, Van Vorst, Ernest Hemingway, Pure Talalay Bliss, Velika and BIA. A well-established chief within the bedding trade, Eclipse designs merchandise crafted with top quality elements, together with latex, reminiscence foam, gel and eco-friendly supplies. The corporate holds quite a lot of patents that ship excellent assist all through the product line. At the moment, the corporate has 77 licensees worldwide. For extra info, go to www.EclipseMattress.com.
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