Liora Manné, Trans-Ocean joins Las Vegas Design Center
Casual Living Staff -- Casual Living, January 3, 2012
LAS VEGAS — High-end rug and home accessory designer Liora Manné has opened a year-round showroom in conjunction with distribution partner Trans-Ocean in the Las Vegas Design Center.
The 1,814-square-foot showroom, Building A, suite A-214, showcases the Liora Manné lifestyle brand, including Lamontage rugs, fabrics and home accessories.
"This is an excellent opportunity for the Liora Manné brand distributed by Trans-Ocean to grow into the west coast market," said Charley Peck, president, Trans-Ocean. "By joining the Las Vegas Design Center and opening a year-round showroom, we not only anchor our product for buyers during the bi-annual Las Vegas Market, but also have a resource for west coast retailers, designers and consumers anytime. This move is an excellent option for us to continue to grow and succeed in the industry."
Trans-Ocean, a New York-based importer and distributor of area rugs since 1906, has partnered with designer Manné since 1997.
"We're very excited to welcome Trans-Ocean and its Liora Manné line to the Las Vegas Design Center," said Randy Wells, vice president, LVDC. "Through partnering with great brands in the industry like Trans-Ocean and Liora Manné, Las Vegas Design Center is able to offer exceptional products through its showrooms to retailers, designers and consumers. They will be an excellent addition to our 40-plus showroom lineup."
The new showroom will feature traditional wool and synthetic tufted and machine woven Everywhere rugs, Lamontage rugs, textiles, decorative wall art and tabletop accessories. The Tommy Bahama Outdoor rug collection will also be featured in the new showroom.