As of 2016, the company operated over 3,600 locations in 48 U. S. states. On October 5, 2018, Mattress Firm filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. The company planned to break 700 lease contracts by closing 200 unprofitable stores as soon as possible and was considering closing the other 500 stores out of the more than 3,300 it operated at that time. In November 2018, Mattress Firm has emerged from Chapter 11 bankruptcy. In 2019, Mattress Firm appointed John Eck as CEO.