Category: News

Ending the Stigma Behind Trade Schools and Jobs

"Half of students coming out of high school aren't even aware of trade programs at all," says Franchisee of Metal Supermarkets Rockford Nick Voigt.

Infographic: The Perception of Trade Schools & Careers

All statistics drawn from the full survey commissioned by Metal Supermarkets, which can be found here: Survey Says: There is a Lack of Awareness and Negative Perception of Trade Schools and Careers.

Survey Says: There is a Lack of Awareness and Negative Perception of Trade Schools and Careers

Despite the demand for skilled tradespeople and the accompanying high salaries, job availability and security, results from a recent survey show young Americans have an alarming lack of awareness about these opportunities.

Visit Us at FABTECH 2019

Metal Supermarkets, the world’s largest supplier of small-quantity metals, will be an exhibitor at FABTECH 2019 in Chicago, IL from November 11-14, 2019.

Metal Supermarkets Opens Newest Store in Birmingham, Alabama

Premier North American Metal Solutions Franchise Brings Store to Birmingham Market Birmingham, Alabama – (August 26, 2019) — Metal Supermarkets, the world’s largest supplier of small-quantity metals, opened its newest store at 4550 5th Avenue South in Birmingham, Alabama on Monday, August 26.

Metal My Way Begins July 1

Metal Supermarkets to Sponsor Contest Featuring Creative Metal Projects.

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.