Vanguard Furniture plans to bring more than 200 jobs to Carroll County
North Carolina-based Vanguard Furniture announced Tuesday plans to invest $550,000 in Carroll County to establish its first Virginia household furniture upholstery production operation. The move is expected to create more than 200 jobs in the area.
The operation will be at Carroll County Industrial Park, Gov. Terry McAuliffe said in a statement.
Vanguard Furniture is a family-owned company that employs 500 people. It currently has five manufacturing buildings in Conover, N.C., and a 40,000-square-foot showroom in High Point, N.C. The company offers high-end upholstery and case goods.