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Our sister website, Spend Matters, is pleased to announce the addition our newest member of the team, Eric Lynch. Eric has spent more than 15 years in the sourcing, procurement and supplier management solution and consulting sectors and brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to both Spend Matters and MetalMiner. Eric is joining as Senior Vice President, Business Development.

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Eric has served in sales, global alliances, consulting and various business development roles at IBM Emptoris, Aegis Spend Management, A.T. Kearney and Selectica/Iasta. Eric is passionate about a range of procurement areas: spend analysis, strategic sourcing, supplier risk management, procurement transformation, procurement outsourcing outsourcing/BPO and emerging supply market and commodity management strategies are just a few he thinks about at all hours of the day and night.

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You may have heard that Spend Matters Network – the leader in B2B media intelligence for the supply chain/procurement spheres, of which MetalMiner is a part – has recently amped up its LinkedIn company page. In honor of our more robust LinkedIn presence, I thought I’d share a bit of interesting chatter from others on the ol’ “message […]

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We always knew we were ahead of the curve when it comes to industrial metal market intelligence (not to be too cocky), but it’s nice to be validated! This week, MetalMiner found out that the Web Marketing Association recognized our site with a B2B Standard of Excellence, making us a WebAward 2013 winner. More than […]

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From the executive editor of MetalMiner’s sister site Spend Matters: We’re absolutely thrilled to announce that Pierre Mitchell has joined MetalMiner’s parent company, Azul Partners, as a managing director and chief research officer of Spend Matters. Pierre will lead procurement research activities and also shares broader solution development responsibilities for intellectual property creation and firm […]

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As parents, the commercialism of Christmas (and Hanukah, in our case) always gets to us. This year, our kids nearly outright rebelled when the gifts were small. Yet in a world where inexpensive toys made in factories that require transit in a container ship still rule the day – the total-cost manufacturing equation for reshoring […]

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MetalMiner's Christmas Carol

by Stuart Burns on December 25, 2012

Style:    Category: Humor

For a bit of holiday fun, sing this little ditty to the tune of “Away in a Manger”:   The Euro’s in danger, No jobs and no bread But the ECB tells us Don’t worry your head The Dollar’s on the verge of A steep fiscal cliff Senators and the Congress In an almighty tiff […]

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Welcome to Week Three of MetalMiner’s month-long birthday celebration! Be sure to take a look at last week’s gifts, have a laugh, and download the  new November MMI® report! Each week leading up to MetalMiner’s 5th birthday on Dec. 4th, we will be celebrating by handing out a few gifts to thank you, our loyal readers. Thanks to you, we have much […]

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As MetalMiner’s 5th birthday approaches, we’d like to introduce you to the team behind the largest US metals trade publication. Just try to keep up, will you? A trim figure isn’t free — but this month, a few subscriptions to our metal pricing service, MetalMiner IndX℠, will be! Sign up to win a free subscription […]

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Daily Aluminum Price Roundup The aluminum 3-month price dropped 0.2 percent on the LME to close at $1,961 per metric ton on June 14, 2012. The LME aluminum cash price weakened by 0.1 percent, settling at $1,923 per metric ton. The cash price of primary Indian aluminum saw little movement on Thursday, closing out below […]

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Several weeks ago, a colleague of mine who works in video production and development forwarded me a link to a company video. (How he has the time to troll around the web to find such things is beyond me.) For this particular video, however, my colleague didn’t have to troll too long or hard. That’s […]

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