Metal Supermarkets Opens Newest Store in St. Louis, MO
Premier North American Metal Solutions Franchise Brings First of Three Stores to the Market
June 18, 2019 // Franchising.com // St. Louis, Missouri - 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. Louis, Missouri on Monday, June 17. Metal Supermarkets St. Louis will offer customers instant access to any metal, cut to size and ready fast, with no minimum order quantity.
The new St. Louis location will be the first of three Metal Supermarkets stores which franchise owner Shawn Scott plans to bring to the area. Scott comes from an extensive background in the metals industry. He previously served as project lead for a manufacturer of large metal coil processing equipment.
The new store will be the 91st Metal Supermarkets store across the North America and the United Kingdom, and the first in Missouri.
“Metal Supermarkets is proud to expand its national footprint by bringing a store to Missouri,” said Stephen Schober, President and CEO of Metal Supermarkets. “We believe there is such a strong market for the wide variety of small quantity metals we offer our customers that we plan on opening three stores in the St. Louis area.”
Metal Supermarkets St. Louis will serve a wide variety of businesses and customers across various industries. These include tool and die shops, manufacturers, machinists, maintenance managers, fabricators, machine shops, contractors, construction companies, hobbyists and homeowners.
The St. Louis location will also be the first Metal Supermarkets store incorporating an updated retail design. The new store model features a fresh color scheme, individual customer service stations and additional signage with wall-mounted monitors featuring a listing of all the store’s products and services. The changes will enhance the customer experience through a welcoming atmosphere and improved workflow for both customers and employees.
Scott said that the new store design will help Metal Supermarkets to stand out while offering customers a new kind of metal shopping experience.
“This store will feature an efficient layout and have a warm and inviting atmosphere for everyone who visits,” said Scott. “Metal Supermarkets provides such a wide range of materials and unique services, such as cutting to size, shearing and delivery. The signage throughout the store will give our customers a great understanding of how we can meet all their small-quantity metal needs.”
The new store will be open Monday to Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., and Saturdays, 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Customers in the St. Louis area can call 314-764-7610 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to contact Metal Supermarkets or to request a quote.
For more information about Metal Supermarkets, please visit https://www.metalsupermarkets.com/.
About Metal Supermarkets
Metal Supermarkets, known worldwide as The Convenience Stores for Metal, is the world’s largest small-quantity metal supplier with more than 90 brick-and-mortar stores across the US, Canada and United Kingdom. It 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. Metal Supermarkets offers value-added services such as Production Cutting, Shearing, Punching and more. Its staff are highly-specialized and assists customers in finding the metal they need. The franchise owners are metal experts and have been providing quality customer service and products since 1985.
SOURCE Metal Supermarkets