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Danbury Welcomes Metal Supermarkets, The World’s Leading Small Quantity Metal Provider

Retail-based Metal Supplier Brings Speed, Variety and Convenience to Danbury

DANBURY, Conn. – Infusing innovation into a legacy industry, Metal Supermarkets arrives in Danbury as a refreshing customer-oriented disruptive force in metal distribution.

The world’s largest supplier of small-quantity metals will open its newest location in Danbury on June 20, 2022, instantly becoming the one-stop shop offering speed, variety and convenience for professionals and hobbyists alike. Metal Supermarkets stores specialize in the sales and distribution of all types and ranges of metal including hot and cold rolled, aluminum, copper, brass and stainless in bars, tubes, angles, channel, sheet and plate to meet the needs of a wide and diverse variety of businesses and consumers that require these essential products.

As the first location in Connecticut, Metal Supermarkets Danbury offers 8,000 types, shapes and grades of metal, cut to each customer’s exact specifications. Brandishing its signature, world class customer service, Metal Supermarkets will be the trusted metals supplier for local manufacturers, machinists, maintenance and repair, tool and die shops, hospitals, hotels, universities, schools, homeowners, artists, hobbyists and more in Danbury.

“Having worked in Connecticut for nearly 35 years, I know and can relate to the customers who have a need for metal in the Danbury area,” said Ed DeStefano, franchise owner of Metal Supermarkets in Danbury. “I’m a fixer and a problem solver, and believe these traits will go far in supporting the needs of professionals and hobbyists alike in the community.”

Prior to business ownership with Metal Supermarkets, DeStefano served as the vice president of global consulting operations at a prominent IT firm in Connecticut. He has extensive experience in strategy, operations, financial analysis and in leading high-performance teams. In addition, DeStefano previously worked at Connecticut manufacturing companies such as Moore Special Tool and Sikorsky Aircraft and works with metals in his free time as a hobby, repairing and restoring machines, equipment trucks, automobiles and more.

Each Metal Supermarkets location provides solutions to customers’ metal needs in both the business-to-business and business-to-consumer categories. With a diverse product base and a no-minimum order quantity, Metal Supermarkets will look to develop long-lasting relationships with customers through an exceptional customer experience.

“Introducing Metal Supermarkets to Connecticut, we needed to ensure our franchisee was someone who understands our passion for customer service and is eager to be a solutions provider,” said Stephen Schober, president and CEO of Metal Supermarkets. “Ed has demonstrated a dedication to excellence and we look forward to supporting him as he gets Danbury’s Metal Supermarkets store up and running.”

With locations across the United States Canada and the United Kingdom, the Danbury opening comes amid a pivotal growth period for the international metal-supply business. Deemed an essential business, the supplier ensures each customer in Danbury will always be able to acquire what they need. Metal Supermarkets provides a recession-resistant, innovative and durable opportunity for interested franchise investors.

Located at 4 Lee Mac Ave, Danbury, CT 06810 next to the Connecticut Department of Motor Vehicles, Metal Supermarkets Danbury is open five days a week from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

For additional information about Metal Supermarkets Danbury, visit https://www.metalsupermarkets.com/location/danbury/ or contact DeStefano directly by email at [email protected] or by phone at 203-395-1483.


Metal Supermarkets, the world’s largest supplier of small-quantity metals, has more than 110 brick-and-mortar stores across the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom with 10 franchise locations in development. Known for its speed and convenience, Metal Supermarkets sells a wide variety of metals including Aluminum, Hot-Rolled Steel, Cold-Rolled Steel, Stainless Steel, Alloy Steel, Galvanized Steel, Tool Steel, Brass, Bronze and Copper. With highly specialized staff, customers can get the metal they need in a size that is convenient for them.

Metal Supermarkets is actively awarding franchises to candidates with strong customer service experience and an interest in a stable business opportunity. As the concept has grown in recent years, the Metal Supermarkets franchise opportunity is best suited for the owner-operator franchisee who is looking to build an income, create wealth for their family and leave a legacy. The moderate investment range for a Metal Supermarkets location is between $216,500 to $403,000, and qualified owners must have a minimum of $150,000 in liquid capital to be considered. To honor those who have served in the military, Metal Supermarkets offers a $5,000 discount for qualified veterans.

For additional information about the Metal Supermarkets franchise opportunity, visit https://metalsupermarketsfranchise.com/.

Metal Supermarkets

Metal Supermarkets is the world’s largest small-quantity metal supplier with over 125 brick-and-mortar stores across the US, Canada, and United Kingdom. We are metal experts and have been providing quality customer service and products since 1985.

At Metal Supermarkets, we supply a wide range of metals for a variety of applications. Our stock includes: mild steel, stainless steel, aluminum, tool steel, alloy steel, brass, bronze and copper.

We stock a wide range of shapes including: bars, tubes, sheets, plates and more. And we can cut metal to your exact specifications.

Visit one of our 125+ locations across North America today.

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