Vanguard prides itself on being a leader in the furniture industry. Based in Hickory, North Carolina, its 500 associates manufacture furniture in the tradition that has made North Carolina famous for quality furniture.

It all started with a velvet chair, the perfect velvet chair - the one at the forefront, the vanguard of the room. Today, more than 40 years later, Vanguard Furniture is still making good on its name to be in the forefront of furniture -- From one perfect velvet chair, to endless possibilities.

That dream of one man now employs over 500 people and occupies over 400,000 square feet of manufacturing space.

Nearly all shareholders of the company are employees or grandchildren, therefore possible future employees. There truly is a family atmosphere at Vanguard, even for those that are not actually family.... (more)


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