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The Sofa Company Relocates Factory to Downtown Los Angeles

Furniture manufacturing begins to flourish in southern California

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Contributing to the rebirth of downtown Los Angeles, The Sofa Company has moved its factory and headquarters to its new location at 1726 W. Pico Blvd.

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"Downtown Los Angeles is in a high growth phase, with lots of new development and renovation in the area," said Nick Ostroff, owner. "As a locally owned and operated business, we wanted to share in this renaissance and put our new factory in downtown along with our main offices. It's a win-win situation for The Sofa Company and the city of Los Angeles."

Celebrating its 15th year in business, the company is LA's largest design-it-yourself sofa manufacturer. It offers interior designers and homeowners customized furnishings that are 100% American made, using lean manufacturing techniques to maximize production efficiencies while keeping the cost competitive.

To meet customer demand, The Sofa Company continues to operate four retail showrooms in Santa Monica, Pasadena, Redondo Beach and Costa Mesa, California.

"We are one of the few upholstery furniture manufacturers that can offer customers unparalleled selection and customization," said Ostroff. "Our retail team can lead the customer through the entire design process of picking all the options for their sofa, from size and fabrics to configuration and layout. The result is a sofa that is top quality and completely customized."

About The Sofa Company

Founded by three college friends – Jim Hwang, Peter Lien and Nick Ostroff – The Sofa Company opened for business in 1998 as a furniture clearance center for a sofa factory. Today, the company employs 40 employees in its headquarters and factory, as well as sales staff in its Pasadena and Santa Monica showrooms. Their "You design it, we build it" motto describes their niche in the furniture market perfectly: manufacturing custom sofas that are designed by the customer as well as offering stock models in a variety of styles and colors.

The company's website is located at: www.thesofaco.com.

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Media Contact: Nick Ostroff, The Sofa Company, 323-262-3040, [email protected]

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