The Swissflex brand
To master sleep craftsmanship and develop products of the highest Swiss quality: since the start of Swissflex's history this has been the highest priority and it still is.
Thanks to the consistent implementation of this philosophy, Swissflex can now look back on 60 years of tradition and experience. During these years, the company has developed into the technological leader in the industry. All with the objective of guaranteeing the best solution for your sleep comfort.
Time has not stood still: Swissflex is particularly proud of the regular introduction of tangible innovation, which have set the standards in the extensive bed and sleep system market.
The Matra AG family firm was founded near Basel.
1976 Swissflex brand
Realignment as branded products: The first generation of Swissflex was introduced as a complete high-quality product solution on the bed market.
Start of export to other European countries
1983 Red wave springs / Technological leader
The development and introduction of the red wave springs sets the standard in bed construction.
In subsequent years, Swissflex designers and product developers continued to develop and perfect the European top sleep system.
Production and introduction of the first motor-controlled bed that can be adjusted to a seated position.
Introduction of the SF3 (from 2002: SF500 / from 2010: uni 20). This is the first sleep concept with a frameless slat base; with a few minor adjustments, the product has been successful on the market to this day.
Acquisition of Matra AG by the Belgian Recticel group.
Relocation of production of Swissflex mattresses to Büron (Luzern) to create the Mattress Competence Centre.
Merger of the two Swiss subsidiaries of Recticel: Matra ..