Research & Development

R&D Process at Skidmore Sales

Product development and cost improvement initiatives demand expert knowledge. Skidmore Sales & Distributing are here to help with a hands-on approach and expert guidance to speed up the process.

Highly Qualified Staff

The Skidmore Sales & Distributing staff is made up of food and meat scientists with an average of more than 20 years in the food and beverage industry. Our familiarity with product development means we understand all the issues that surround creating new products and how important it is to get to market quickly. We also understand our partners have unique needs, and we can work to accommodate them. We’re ready to assist you at any time.


Don’t struggle with formulation challenges. Let us help. By working closely with our suppliers’ technical staff, we can recommend the right ingredients to deliver your desired functionalities: texture, flavor, shelf life, nutrient fortification, color, and heat tolerance. We can create the perfect formulation to meet your specifications. 

With our extensive variety of suppliers, we will always be able to find the quality ingredients to meet your needs. Our research and development team have the expertise needed to help you create your formulations, and scale up efficiently and effectively. 

Researchers at Skidmore Sales

Make Documentation Simple

Documentation should no longer be troublesome. Through the Skidmore Sales & Distributing document management system, we maintain and share up-to-date documentation of our ingredients with customers. If you’re frustrated by ingredient suppliers’ minimum order quantity, especially during testing, we can eliminate the problem. We make everything as easy as possible for our customers. 

Organized for Scalable Success

We order by the truckload, then break items into manageable quantities to better serve you. Order just what you need while testing different ingredients for product commercialization. When you’re ready to scale up, we will be, too. Having a distributor who can scale with your business is invaluable, and that’s one of the things that sets Skidmore Sales & Distribution apart in the industry. We serve food processors and beverage manufacturers of all sizes, so you can trust that we’ll handle your needs. 

Choose Skidmore Sales & Distribution

Research and development doesn’t have to be complicated.  Skidmore Sales & Distribution is here to help you save time and money with our turnkey solutions. We can source ingredients, consolidate orders, develop products, provide custom repackaging, and more. Our dedication to high-quality work is only matched by our dedication to customer service. Contact our team  today to learn more about our services.