Our Story

"Vanquest® was founded with a simple mission:
Build the toughest bags & packs for your everyday carry (EDC),
and help you stay organized & prepared"

In 2011, a team of outdoor gear designers, photographers, and former founding members of Maxpedition, gathered to found the Vanquest® brand. 

Since 2011, the Vanquest Team has been building the toughest bags and packs for everyday use, and help you stay organized & prepared. Vanquest products are used by outdoor enthusiasts, adventure travelers, security professionals such as the US Secret Service, the FBI, US Special Operations Command (USSOCOM), and everyday users like you!

With our diverse backgrounds, and years of experience building performance gear with tough tactical quality, the Vanquest Team has partnered with Cordura® fabric, and premium hardware suppliers (YKK®, ITW®, and Duraflex®) to build the most durable bags & packs for your everyday-carry (EDC) gear. Our mission is to bring you the most durable "Tough-Built Gear" for everyday use, and help you stay organized & prepared. 

We proudly design and engineer* all products at our Orange County, California, USA headquarters. We have the experience to help you stay organized & prepared, and help you vanquish your challenges, EVERY DAY! 

*We develop all Vanquest® products in the US. We partner with major US name-brand material suppliers (many USA-made parts), and assemble your gear in Taiwan and Vietnam to give you the best value and quality.