SleepyCat Celebrates MileStone Achievement by Donating 100 Mattress-In-A-Box to Charity
Bengaluru, 29th May, 2018: SleepyCat, India’s first Mattress-in-a-Box Company had made a promise to donate one mattress to charity for 10 mattresses sold. This May, on the company's 8-month anniversary, it donated 100 Boxed Mattresses to Hope Foundation Kolkata and Robin Hood Army in the first phase of the charity drive.
Each donatedmattress is new,made-to-measure for these organisations by SleepyCat andconstitutes the bestof its product categories.
Mr. KabirSiddiq, 30-year old founder ofSleepyCat, said, "I believe that everyonedeserves good sleep. It isthe single most important thing in our life. And Ibelieve that everyone shouldbe capable of getting a good bed - hence we startedSleepyCat, and decided to donate1 mattress for every 10 sold. Of course, ourmattresses have been selling a lotfaster than anticipated, so it took us amonth more to get the mattresses fordonation ready, especially since we arecustom-making each of these mattressesfor the organizations. We have alreadysold over 3000 mattresses, and will bedonating the 200 in the next phaseshortly."
SleepyCatprovides premiummattresses at a relatively lower price in the market byeliminating themiddlemen and also provides free shipping without any hassle.They solve theproblems of mattress handling, transportation and high pricing bydeliveringthe mattress at the customer’s doorstep, in a box one-third of itsnormal size.The company also offers a 30 days trial with a money back guaranteein case ofany dissatisfaction with the product.
Launched inAugust 2017 onAmazon LaunchPad, the company sold its entire test stock in thefirst week.SleepyCat has increasingly been seeing stronger sales in the last 8months, asmore urban youth begin to see the benefits of a simple,cost-effective,mattress-in-a-box, delivered to the doorstep.
Ms.GeetaVenkadakrishnan,Director of Hope Foundation Kolkata, said, “The childrenin our protection homes come to us after spending nights onthe streets. Sincethe time they received the mattresses, these childrencouldn't have been morethrilled to sleep in their new cozy beds. Thanks forthe sweet dreamsSleepyCat!”