April 19, 2017| by Steve Lawrence

The Power of Prediction

A crash course in reliably predicting the future

Everything along the industrial metals supply chain is changing rapidly. Markets, materials, products, customer demands, factory floor operations, and the demand for timely, reliable data on the products you produce. All that, plus the need […] Read More

March 29, 2017| by Steve Lawrence

Disrupting Your Own Company

Kloeckner Metals had no choice

“Digital for us meant email,” Kloeckner’s vice president for digital innovation Matt Meyer told Tubular Products Conference attendees. After all, he noted, the steel industry has not exactly been known to be cutting edge. “We […] Read More

March 15, 2017| by Steve Lawrence

Bullish on Mexico

Despite NAFTA uncertainty, south of the border looks like a strong opportunity.

Bill Chisholm paints an all but irresistible picture of doing business in Mexico. Now president and CEO of Samuel, Son & Co. which has facilities in that country, Chisholm was CEO for ArcelorMittal Mexico from […] Read More

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