The history of a dream

Established in 1968… …by its two founding partners, Pietro Paolo Bergamaschi and Diano Tura, today Dorelan B&T S.p.A. is a leading manufacturer of mattresses, sommiers, bed bases, pillows and accessories for hotels and homes.

Research, development and design are taken to levels of excellence, featuring production innovation that has always been accompanied by continuous process development thanks to constant, massive investments in the most efficient and modern production processes.



The new 40,000 square metre production site located along the A14 (Bologna-Forlì) highway is fully powered by solar panels and equipped with energy-saving systems, showing maximum respect for the environment.

Technological heritage: Our technological infrastructure includes four different production lines producing 1500 articles per day.
Range: spring mattresses with Bonnell technology, spring mattresses with LFK technology, Indipendent spring mattresses, Latex mattresses, mattresses in Myform (3 polyurethanes with high performance characteristics),fixed Wooden Bed Base, manual and electric, Iron Bed Base, Pillows in Myform, in latex, in fiber and in feather.
Clientele: 4.000 reteilers  present throughout the country and 7.000 costumers in the hotel tourism sector.
Turnover 2016: 42.500.000,00 €.

DorelanBed stores 

Since 2002 a program has been created for the realization of dorelan mono-brand stores in a logica similar similar to franchising. Today there are 65 mono-brand stores throughout the territory.


Advertising in specialized sector magazines, periodicals with the highest diffusion, health content insertions, medical journals. Since 1999 annual televisions campaigns have been conducted on the 3 RAI Networks(NationalNetwork).

Research and devolopment

The B&T S.p.A. collaborate with the Department of Psychology of the University of Bologna for over 3 years, which has carried out 3 researches on sleep, which highlighted the best performances of Dorelan brand products compare to those previously used by a statistically significant sample of subjects on whom the test was conducted.


UNI EN ISO 9001:2000 (VISION 2000), APPROVAL IN class 1IM compliance for fire-retardant products, IMO Certification for naval supplies.

Directive 93/42/CEE: The mattresses of the Myform line are classified as Medical Devices according to Directive 93/42/CEE. Directive that allows the final consumer the partial tax deduction on the cost of the mattress as a medical expense.

Documented: For five consecutive years (from 2002 to 2006) Dorelan was included among Europe’s 500, an award given to the 500 best European companies that in the previous three years had increases in turnover greater than 50% and internal employment increases greater than 30%.  The company was also honoured in 2007 with the Excellent Business Award, given by Eurispes to the top 100 businesses in terms of improvement in product quality and production processes in 2006.