Filer, Idaho ( KMVT-TV / KSVT-TV ) Ownership of a local business is changing hands.
A long-time employee of Everton Mattress Manufacturing is buying the Filer facility.
Chris Sanders has worked for the company for 20 years and is taking over the 40-thousand square foot building.
Meanwhile, Steve Everton still owns and manages the Everton Mattress retail location in Twin Falls.
Sanders plans to expand manufacturing capacity, as well as develop new accounts.
"After working here for 20 years, I want to continue carrying a long lasting tradition of making quality products for Idaho and the seven states that we service and also offering a great place to work for employees, too, at the same time," Sanders explains.
26 employees work at the Filer facility, plus outside reps.
Everton Mattress is interviewing for additional positions, including sales and transportation.