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Would you ever crowdsource your baby name?

There’s a major trend in culture right now called crowdsourcing. Crowdsourcing is the idea that there is great value in utilizing the skills, abilities and opinions of others around us for things we need, whether it’s places to stay, rides to work, or creating a design for a logo. Crowdsourcing has become very popular with […]

Colgate Mattress Featured on Business RadioX

Last week, Alan and Dennis had the chance to sit down with Business RadioX and share the Colgate Mattress story, and why we’re so passionate about making the best crib mattresses on the market. Take a listen for yourself on their radio website and let us know what you think! http://growthmatters.businessradiox.com/2014/03/28/alan-dennis-wolkin-colgate-mattress/

Back to Sleep (and Nine More Tips to Help Your Family Rest Easier)

Doctors agree that there are no surefire ways to prevent sudden infant death syndrome, or “SIDS.” There are ways, however, to reduce your baby’s risk against the leading cause of death among infants between one month and 1 year old. Place a sleeping baby on his back. Your baby’s risk of SIDS is higher any time […]

A Nursery For Everyone

As you prepare for your baby to arrive, creating a comfortable (and adorable) living space for your little one goes to the top of your to-do list. As you begin to imagine a room for it’s sweet future occupant, remember to keep yourself in mind. Although we are your crib mattress specialists, we pride ourselves […]

Prepping Your Little Ones For Hot Summer Months

Who doesn’t love summertime? The next few months present you and your babies with an endless amount of new, refreshing activities. Whether it is a trip to the beach or a day at the park, it is important to review necessary safety precautions to ensure your little ones have a fun (and safe!) summer. Sunscreen, […]

A Bedtime Story: Choosing the Right Crib Mattress

Here at Colgate we know a good mattress not only means a cozy snooze for your baby, but also great support for their growing little bones. If you are just embarking on the crib mattress search, the first rule is the firmer the better. Soft sleeping surfaces for infants not only increase chance of suffocation, […]

What Has Colgate Mattress Brought To The Crib Mattress Industry?

It all started over half a century ago with nothing more than a $1,500 loan and Sol and Anne Wolkin’s drive to follow their passion. Today, we are so proud to stand behind some of the top innovations and trends that we have pioneered in the crib mattress industry! The reunion of Anne and Sol, […]

Flame retardant Chemicals in Crib Mattresses

Recently there have been some news reports (television, newspaper, internet blogs) regarding the use of certain flame retardant chemicals in baby and children’s products. These chemical agents have been used as a flame retardant in foam. Some of the chemical agents mentioned in these news articles are chlorinated Tris, Penta-BDE (aka PBDE) and TCEP. These agents […]

Reducing Colgate’s Environmental Footprint for Crib Mattresses

We are in the baby business, which means we are in the business of protecting future generations. At Colgate we take the role of protecting our environment for future generations very serious. Colgate strives to reduce its environmental load and wants to share with you what Colgate is doing to protect the environment for future […]

What do you do when you are done with your Crib Mattress?

What to do when you are done with your crib mattress? We have received numerous calls on where you can recycle your crib mattress. Currently recycling facilities do not accept crib mattresses, but we have suggestions below on how you can donate, reuse or repurpose your crib mattress. 1. Donate your baby crib mattress to […]