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California Panel and Veneer Company

Updated December 31, 1969

Proclamation presented March 22, 2018 to California Panel and Veneer Company at Cerritos City Council Chambers.

California Panel and Veneer Company has been in business for 101 years as a California corporation and has operated in the City of Cerritos for nearly 40 years. Since 1917, the company has been Southern California’s foremost distributor of wood panel products and Formica brand surfaces.

California Panel and Veneer Company offers a variety of wood products such as softwood plywood, hardwood plywood, specialty plywood, particleboard, decorative panels, wood veneers and specialty products. California Panel and Veneer Company is a family owned business, and the current president, John Allen, represents the third generation dedicated to serving customers with quality products at competitive prices. California Panel and Veneer Company considers its employees, customers and suppliers members of the family, and it strives strive to treat everyone with integrity and respect.

California Panel and Veneer Company was one of the first distributors in Southern California to achieve Forestry Stewardship Council Certification, and it supports forest management practices that improve the sustainability of forest eco-systems worldwide. The company partnered with Formica Corporation in 1950 and is the largest single site distributor of Formica in the nation. The Formica products it carries are versatile surfacing solutions that are inspired by and adapt to the way people live, work and play.

Since 1971, California Panel and Veneer Company has proudly called the City of Cerritos home. The company considers Cerritos business friendly and very responsive to its needs. The City’s central location enables California Panel and Veneer Company to serve customers from Santa Barbara to San Diego on a daily basis. Its staff also enjoys the restaurants, parks, Cerritos Library and Cerritos Center for the Performing Arts. California Panel and Veneer Company strives to be a good corporate citizen in Cerritos by providing stable jobs and partnering with local charities to benefit underserved children.

California Panel and Veneer Company is located at 14055 Artesia Boulevard in Cerritos. The phone number is (562) 926-5835 and the hours of operation are Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. The company’s website is calpanel.com.

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