DALLAS, Tex. -- Rugby Architectural Building Products has announced the opening of a new distribution location in Grand Prairie, Texas. On January 2, 2020 the newly consolidated Dallas and Fort Worth distribution will begin operations at its new location at 920 Avenue R.  

The 125,000-square-foot distribution center is being configured to accommodate Rugby’s increasing volumes, the product assortment and evolving customer base. One of the most notable improvements and areas of specialization is the creation of a 33,000-square-foot will-call facility set within the warehouse. This area is set up to provide will-call customers with an expedited shopping, buying and procurement experience. Rugby will-call staff will assist customers with product selection, technical knowledge, and order processing. 

The Rugby full-service distribution facility stocks a variety of architectural interior building products including decorative surfaces, hardware, lumber, veneers, moulding, sheet goods, Wilsonart laminates, Wilsonart adhesives, Staron solid surface, high gloss panels and more; providing a one stop shop for everything customers need to make residential cabinets or commercial casework. 

“After a thorough assessment of the needs of our customers then by matching those needs to the products stocked we believe we have created an industry leading facility for the express benefit of our customers,” said Tommy Heard Central Region general manager. “Our entire team is excited about this progression in our business and how it will help them provide our customers with the best service in the industry.”   

The company’s primary business is the wholesale distribution of non-structural architectural grade building products sold principally to customers who supply end-products for the commercial, industrial, retail, residential and institutional markets. The company’s key product offerings include hardwood plywood, composite panels, solid surface countertops, post-form countertops, high-pressure laminate, interior and exterior doors and millwork, hardwood lumber, cabinet hardware, mouldings, and industrial wood coatings. Value-added services include post-form countertop fabrication, custom color matching, laminated panels, cut-to-size panels, edge-banding, custom hardwood molding, hardwood lumber ripping and facing, and interior and exterior door pre-hanging. See www.rugbyabp.com

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