In 1899, Gold Bond began making mattresses in a four-story brick building a stone's throw from the Connecticut River in Hartford. As Gold Bond grew, they introduced their own specially blended cottons and wider distribution. As the word spread about their luxurious mattresses so did the orders. Gold Bond's unique methods, pure cotton and hand-made components has reached perfection, and continues to touch newer bars.
Today, Gold Bond is not only known as a superior quality leader in the mattress industry, it is also world renowned for making the finest futon mattresses. Gold Bond futon mattresses allowed Gold Bond to diversify into a niche market where they knew they could provide superior quality and comfort. Gold Bond led the way into high quality, highly comfortable futon mattresses. Following Isador Naboickeck's dedication to comfort and consistency, again Gold Bond pioneered the way to thicker, more substantial futon cushions that fit America's void for a luxurious sleeper sofa.
Beginning in the 1980's the demand for futons literally exploded and continued to expand with Gold Bond correctly poised in the middle to provide a superior sleep product. Today, Gold Bond remains the most recognized name brand in futon mattresses. All the while, they have stayed true to their core ethics of providing mattresses that promise quality, comfort and longevity.