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Richmond, VA (April 1, 2021): In response to the growing demand for quartz surface options, EUROPEAN and MARVA, divisions of Trajus Surfaces and premier wholesale distributors of high-end natural stone materials, have answered the call.

Beginning May 1st, 2021, MARVA will be responsible for exclusive distribution and sales of Alleanza Quartz (AQ) in the following areas: MD, WV, DC, DE, VA and NC. In SC, Pacific Shore Stones is the distributor partner of AQ outside of the Charlotte Metro area. EUROPEAN will be responsible for exclusive distribution of Alleanza Quartz in: ME, NH, VT, MA, CT, RI, NY, NJ and PA.

Alleanza Quartz is rapidly growing in the industry by offering homeowners unique surfaces that fit into every budget. The DIY designer can get inspired and start planning their future kitchen through the AQ™ Visualizer online tool. In May, AQ will debut 15 new designs in the Monarch Collection featuring eco-chic, veined options, with the ability to bookmatch several of the designs. By using the highest-grade quartz crystals and the most refined manufacturing process, AQ is able to provide a Lifetime Warranty that is second to none in the industry.

“We are eager and excited to launch the AQ brand across the East Coast and to bring a fresh new line of quartz that is perfect for every homeowner. Our fast growth in the NY market over the last year, as well as with our expanded veined Monarch Collection, means we are better positioned than ever to meet the growing demands of customers,” said Sean Lyon, quartz brand manager for Trajus Surfaces, parent company of MARVA and EUROPEAN.

In the Southeast and Mid-Atlantic, MARVA also distributes Cambria quartz, Neolith sintered stone products, and a wide selection of natural stone. In the Northeast area, EUROPEAN also distributes Cambria quartz, Florim porcelain products, and a wide selection of natural stone.

“We are just getting started with our expanded Alleanza Quartz offering,” said Mario Persico, President of Trajus Surfaces, parent company of MARVA and EUROPEAN. “Our 2021 additions to the Monarch Collection are spectacular and industry-changing because we have finally found the intersection of design, quality and value in quartz surfaces. We look forward to providing our customers more of a one-stop-shop for all of their stone needs.”

Visit any of MARVA’s or EUROPEAN’s Gallerias to view full slabs of AQ, including fifteen stunning, new designs for 2021. To get started, schedule your appointment online or discover our brand new AQ™ Visualizer for inspiration for your next project.

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Alleanza Quartz represents a curated palette of the most beautiful selection of high-quality, desirable colors in the market. AQ exists to craft refined elements into beautiful materials, empowering homeowners to style the world they want to live in and then build it. The results? Honest yet luxurious designed-for-living spaces. For more information, please visit