About Us

OUR MISSION: To produce high quality laminated panels that fit the unique needs of each customer at a cost effective price.

Prime Panels manufactures and distributes specialized panels for use in agricultural, commercial, and industrial applications. Our durable and easy-to-clean panels are often utilized in areas of transportation and sanitation as well. In addition to panels, we offer a variety of trims, adhesives, fasteners, and rivets.

Serving diverse customers with diverse needs

You will find that our panels and products are as varied as the needs of our customers. Our vast assortment of laminates (Aluminum, FRP, Poly, PVC, HPL, ABS, and Steel) and substrates (Plywood, OSB, Fluted Poly, Gypsum, EPS and XPS foam) allows Prime Panels to meet the needs of our diverse customer base, and puts us in the forefront of the panel manufacturing industry.

Experience paired with technology and passion

Unsure about which panel will comply with your application’s requirements? Let our 30 plus years experience and skill help make a recommendation. We will work as problem solvers by creating sturdy, lightweight, fire resistant, and/or water resistant panels to satisfy your specific situation.

Thomas and Denise Nudo founded Prime Panels Inc. in 1996. The dynamic pair started laminating panels in 1978 at Nudo Products, and eighteen years later began to develop, manufacture, and sell laminated products on their own. Today their customized panels are produced in a 155,000 sq ft state-of-the-art, climate controlled manufacturing and warehouse facility.

Centrally located for prompt delivery

Located in the heartland of central Illinois, we can guarantee prompt turnaround on finished products and affordable shipping to all areas of North America.

Let our Prime Panels exceed your expectations. Contact us for a custom quote.

Our Executive Team

In 2014, Prime Panels was purchased by Nudo Products Inc. The family of Nudo Products Inc. brands offers the most extensive line of durable and decorative wall and specialty products for any commercial building – delivered with unmatched service, reliability and value. The mission of the family of Nudo Products Inc. brands is made possible through the exemplary efforts of each and every one of our employees. To learn more about each of the executive team members, click on any of the brands listed below.