Metal Blog

Get the low-down on all things metal. From choosing the right metal grade to the differences between metal types, our blog has you covered.

Welding Processes for Stainless Steel

Warped metal, charcoal-colored welds, and frustration; these are some of the things that can happen when welding stainless steel.

What Is Powder Coating?

Coating a metal is a popular method to improve corrosion resistance.

Metal My Way Begins July 1

Metal Supermarkets to Sponsor Contest Featuring Creative Metal Projects.

What are the Differences Between Hole Punching, Notching and Drilling?

When plate and sheet is formed at the mill, it is usually just beginning its fabrication journey.

Metal Supermarkets Sparks Student Interest in Welding

A projected 400 jobs will be added in the welding industry in Indiana by 2020, and schools are working to ensure students are trained and prepared to enter the workforce.

Metal Supermarkets Now Open in St.Louis, MO

St Louis, Missouri – (June 17, 2019) – Metal Supermarkets, the world’s largest supplier of small-quantity metals, will open its newest store at 9427 Dielman Rock Island Industrial Drive in St.

Metal Supermarkets Franchisee Donates to Welding Class

Jesse Johnson, franchisee of Metal Supermarkets Indianapolis (East), has been donating scrap metal to local schools for five years now.

Georgia Loses 14,900 Job In April

Jobs have been declining at a rapid pace in Atlanta, Georgia, losing 14,900 jobs in April 2019, according to the Department of Labor.