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Direct Metals Adds Barcode Scanning For Faster Shipping

Kennesaw, GA – Direct Metals, an international steel service center with locations in Kennesaw, GA and Waukegan, IL, has implemented a new barcode scanning software for their specialty metal products. The software is from Zebra Technologies and will help specialty metal product orders to be more accurately tracked. The improved inventory control system will also facilitate faster shipping to customers.

“We are excited to introduce this new technology to our customers so that they can receive their specialty metal and fiberglass orders quickly and accurately,” said Tom Hoover, President of Direct Metals. “The software allows us to provide a higher level of customer service and order tracking.”

Founded in 1996, Direct Metals is a supplier of industrial and specialty metal products. They carry inventories in the nation of perforated metal, bar grating, expanded metal, safety grating, fiberglass grating, architectural metals, handrail components and wire mesh products. The company’s products are available in carbon steel, stainless steel, aluminum, copper, brass, bronze, fiberglass or galvanized metal.

Direct Metals also offers several processing capabilities, including cutting, shearing, sawing, punching, cut-outs, welding, slitting, blanking, burning, fabrication and various special finishes. The company provides expedient shipping, with orders for in-stock material placed by noon shipping out that same day. Direct Metals has served customers in the United States and world-wide for over 20 years.

About Direct Metals

Direct Metals offers specialty and architectural metals, including perforated metal, expanded metal, bar grating and more. Visit for additional information.

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