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IMPORTANT: Our office/warehouse in Dallas will be closed on the following dates during the holiday season this year: 🦃 Thanksgiving: Thursday, November 26, 2020 Friday, November 27, 2020 🎄 Christmas: Thursday, December 24, 2020 Friday, December 25, 2020 🥂 New Year: Thursday, December 31, 2020 Friday, January 1, 2021 Also note that many freight/shipping carriers will be extra busy during the holiday season, particularly during the 2 weeks before the Christmas holiday. Winter weather may also impact shipping during the holiday season as well. Please allow extra time for shipments to arrive during this period. Feel free to reach out to us … Continue reading
Bidding is now open! Skudo is excited to be participating in the 2020 NWFA Education & Research Foundation Auction. As part of the Hardwood Floors NOW event, the auction raises money for the NWFA Education & Research Foundation (NERF) which offers educational opportunities such as hands-on training, NWFA University, NWFA Live Edge, and scholarships. Since 2014, NWFA has awarded scholarships totaling more than $65,000 to train wood flooring professionals. Skudo donated 20 sheets of our SkudoBoard Fabric Back for the auction. Bidding is open now through Thursday, November 19th.
Over the past few months, we have welcomed three new members to our team at our Dallas Headquarters. Our new Customer Service Specialist, Claudia Blanco, officially hit the ground running in August as the friendly voice of Skudo on the phone all while making the magic happen behind the scenes. She brings a wide variety of experience serving customers in other industries. Our new Accounting Assistant, Diana Turner, also joined over the summer as a talented addition to our Accounting Department, as well as our new Research & Data Assistant, Jaden Montes De Oca, who is doing a great job supporting the Sales and … Continue reading
TEAM MEMBER RECOGNITION: Two of our Dallas team members recently celebrated two years with Skudo USA! If you have Skudo protecting your jobsite, you can thank our our top warehouse associate Byron Craddock! Byron works hard every day, in all types of weather (which in Texas is nothing to take lightly…) to get Skudo products shipped worldwide. Also our National Sales Manager, Kieron Wiley, has now officially been with us for two years. Kieron’s management and business development experience in the flooring and tile industry has been a great addition to our sales and marketing teams since 2018. Congrats to … Continue reading
Texas is now dealing with a surge in cases in recent weeks, which we are closely monitoring. We are taking precautionary measures to ensure that our administrative and warehouse staff remain safe and healthy and will continue to adjust our efforts accordingly. We are also doing our best to continue shipping our products out to our customers’ projects as quickly as possible. Continue reading
We’re celebrating a big milestone this July: It has officially been *10 YEARS* since Brendon Smith (and family) arrived from Australia and opened the first Skudo USA office in the states. Here’s to an amazing decade of innovation, product development, tremendous growth, a cross-country move, and of course, our powerful team working hard all over the USA. Happy Anniversary Skudo USA!! 🎉
In the blink of an eye, our entire world changed. Like thousands of other businesses, Skudo has had to quickly shift our focus to meet the demands of the new reality that the COVID-19 virus has unexpectedly put upon all of us.
We have been supplying several contractors who are working with FEMA to quickly erect temporary medical/crisis centers in universities, schools, gymnasiums, convention centers, stadiums, and other high-capacity facilities with SkudoBoard. Continue reading
As a direct result of the Shelter-In-Place order issued by Texas Governor Greg Abbott on 3/29/2020, Skudo is deemed an essential service and is open for business in part due to Skudo supplying products to sub-contractors working with FEMA erecting temporary surge facilities across the USA. Continue reading
As a direct result of the Shelter in place order issued by Dallas County yesterday, and in the interests of doing our part to help mitigate the spread of the COVID-19 Virus, Skudo will be closing our warehouse operation effective tonight until Monday April 6th, 2020.
Although we do serve the Commercial Construction industry (which has been deemed an essential industry in the order) we feel that the safety of our employees and their families is paramount. Continue reading
We’ve taken all the necessary steps you’ve seen on the hundreds of other posts and emails from other suppliers to ensure that our employees and customers are safe during this period, with only crucial staff on hand in our facility to ensure that everything gets packed and shipped in a timely manner. Continue reading