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January 2011 Table of Contents
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2011 Service Center Outlook Survey
Service Centers Hanging in There 

Will 2011 turn out to be the year service centers were hoping for in 2010? Metal Center News Outlook data shows business conditions—and attitudes—continue to climb.
 
Galvanized Steel Outlook
Price Hikes Outpacing Demand?
Mills are raising the price of galvanized to cover their increased costs, but some experts doubt demand for the rust-resistant coated steel will be sufficient for the price hikes to stick.
 
Distributors Dabble in Retail
Some metal centers have found retail niches that provide a solid supplement to their core distribution businesses.

MCN 50-Year Retrospective Magazine
Marks Half-Century of Service to Service Centers 

With the arrival of 2011, Metal Center News celebrates its 50th anniversary as the voice of the service center industry. We take a look back at the magazine’s first 50 years.
 
Business Topics
By Dr. Judy Agnew
 
From the Editor
By Tim Triplett, Editor-in-Chief
  
From the Editor's Desk
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May 2014: Battling Misperceptions About Hiring Veterans
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Business Practices and Technologies
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May 2014: Economy's 'In a Really Good Place'
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The Cutting Edge, a service center technology supplement to Metal Center News
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Summer 2013
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New Products
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Trumpf Expands Range on TruMark 5000 Series
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Koike Aronson Debuts New Plasma Cutter
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Miyachi Unitek's Sigma XY
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New TMC is Messer's Largest Cutting Machine
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Laserdyne 795 XLZ Designed for 3D Parts
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Mazak's STX Champion Cuts Thick Sheets
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Directories
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Metal Distribution 2014  is your on-line guide to Metal Producers, Equipment Manufacturers and Software companies.
 



 
2014 Directory of Master Distributors
Not Published on This Web site
The Metal Center News Directory of Master Distributors—distributors who sell to other distributors—is an invaluable tool for service centers seeking new sources for special or hard-to-find products. Master distributors play an important role in the marketplace, giving service centers an alternative to buying in mill quantities and helping to remove redundant and excess inventories from the distribution channel.


Print copies are available for $85 U.S. for each copy.
Download Order Form.
 
2014 Directory of Toll Processors
Not Published on This Web site
Metal Center News'
annual toll processing directory is a simple-to-use resource to help companies locate service providers that can meet their specific processing needs.


Print copies are available for $85 U.S. for each copy. Download Order Form.
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