Span-America Medical Systems, Inc.
| Nasdaq: SPAN
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Span-America Medical Systems, Inc. manufactures and markets products to the healthcare industry for the prevention and treatment of pressure ulcers. It also manufactures and markets custom foam and packaging products for the consumer and industrial markets. The company operates its business through the following segments: Medical and Custom Products. The Medical Products segment consists of polyurethane foam mattress overlays, therapeutic support surfaces, medical bed frames and patient positioners, as well as Selan skin care, seating and fall protection products. The Custom Products segment includes two major product lines: consumer bedding products and various engineered industrial products. Its consumer product line consists primarily of convoluted and contour-cut mattress overlays and specially designed pillows for the consumer bedding market. Its industrial product line consists of specially engineered foam products used in a variety of markets, including the automotive, packaging, durable goods, electronics and water sports equipment industries. Span-America Medical Systems was founded by Donald C. Spann on September 21, 1970 and is headquartered in Greenville, SC.