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Copper’s Outlook Is Bright

By Jim Williams Copper continues to be a pleasant surprise as trading this week remains steady to slightly positive. Overnight trading saw the red metal climb 1.3% in three-month copper…

Marketing Momentum: What is Data-Driven Marketing?

By Katrina Olson Analytics are everywhere—from Google analytics to social media likes and followers. But what metrics should marketers look at and how often? According to a 2017 TrackMaven study,…

I Went To Visit Amazon, And Then Amazon Came Looking For Me

By Scott Costa, Publisher, tED magazine It wouldn't be a trip to Seattle without a stop at the Amazon Headquarters. And since the Washington State Convention Center is just 3…

Copper Soars On Chinese Optimism

By Jim Williams The price of copper soared Monday to heights not seen in three years. The price per pound of the red metal jumped 8.5 cents, or around 2.7%,…

Recruiting and Retention Series: Testing the Waters of Elec [...]

By Bridget McCrea A 2-year program leads this tED “30 Under 35” winner to a job and subsequent promotion at a large, national electrical distributor. Armed with a freshly-minted college…

The Human Connection: Anixter’s True Power After the Storm

By Jean Whatley Consider this: what does a global distributor of network and security products, electrical and electronic wire and cable, and utility distribution materials do in the aftermath of…

Copper Update – All Markets Go!

By Jim Williams Trading is in full swing today after Monday's bank holiday in the states and last week's Golden Week holiday in China. Most metal prices are catching up…

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