Establishment of the Steppdeckenfabrik Büron (Büron quilt mill) by the brothers Otto and Theodor Fehlmann and Jakob Zubler.
The first-ever frameless, down-filled mattress (known as the Superba Mattress) triumphs over the traditional horse-hair mattress.
The company changes its name from Steppdeckenfabrik A.-G. to Steppdecken- und Matratzenfabrik A.-G.
The name ‘Superba’ becomes the company name and comes to epitomise
sound sleep in private homes, hotels and hospitals.
Launch of Switzerland’s first foam mattress.
Launch of Switzerland’s first electrically adjustable bed.
Launch of the ‘Grand Luxe’ line of upholstered beds for the highest level of comfort.
The ‘Grand Luxe’ line expands into Germany.
Implementation of electronic production methods.
Becomes the first Swiss company to be awarded the ‘International Trophy for Quality’.
European market leader with Recticel.
Following the successful integration into the Recticel Bedding Group, the brand currently forms part of the Swiss division of Europe’s market leader in mattresses and slatted bases.
Establishment of the ‘Grand Luxe’ upholstered bed product line as a separate brand: Grand Luxe by Superba, including pocket spring mattresses. This serves to clearly position the brand, as highlighted by the proposition ‘My Bed’.
The upholstered bed ‘Space’ is awarded the coveted Interior Innovation Award 2012 presented by the German Design Council.