This family-held firm began in a modest facility with two employees and a perfect velvet chair. Today, more than 45 years later, Vanguard Furniture sits at the forefront of high-end, interior furniture with the best of contemporary and traditional designs. Vanguard also combines its craftsmanship with a commitment to lean manufacturing with green initiatives that include recycling 95% of all post manufacturing waste like paper, fabric scraps, metal, wood scrap, plastic and corrugated products.