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    Abydee Butler Moore named Butler Gas President

    2019-01-08T21:35:00Z

    Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania-based Butler Gas Products Company has named Abydee Butler Moore as its new President, becoming the company’s third-generation president in its 71-year history.

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    Features

    Argon: Jostling for position

    2019-01-04T14:18:00Z

    Argon’s growing demand is leading to concerns among US distributors of a tightening in demand, writes Nick Parkinson.

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    Features

    IWDC sets up online program to train next generation

    2019-01-04T16:23:00Z

    The Independent Welding Distributors Cooperative (IWDC) has launched an online training program for its members.

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    Features

    Driver shortage

    2018-12-03T08:00:00Z

    Warren Arenz, of Linde Gas LLC, and Jeff Tucker, of Tucker Co., on the challenges of recruiting truck drivers.

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    Features

    IT challenges and solutions

    2018-12-03T08:00:00Z

    Keeping up with information technology, both in terms of software and hardware, is one of the great challenges of our time and can be particularly daunting for independent gas and welding distributors.

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    Features

    AWG targets growth in microbulk for 2019

    2018-12-03T08:00:00Z

    American Welding Gas, Inc. (AWG), an independent gas and welding supplies distributor with facilities in 18 states, aims to grow its microbulk business in 2019.

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    Features

    Weldship introduces mini CO2 trailer

    2018-12-03T08:00:00Z

    Weldship Corporation has unveiled its latest design in carbon dioxide (CO2) gas storage: the 2,500-gallon tank trailer.

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    Features

    Driver shortage

    2018-11-01T16:15:00Z

    Driver shortage is a problem being felt across the US economy and it is at “near crisis point” in the industrial gases business, according to KAG Merchant Gas’ Vern Ingham.

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    Features

    A unique approach to software development

    2018-11-01T16:12:00Z

    A review of the 34th Annual Computers Unlimited Users Group Conference, by Agnes H. Baker.

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    Features

    Remodeling distribution

    2018-10-01T06:00:00Z

    AgoNow is a pure industrial wholesaler and channel solutions provider that partners with distributors/resellers and manufacturers to grow their businesses profitably. With headquarters in Tulsa, Oklahoma, the company sells exclusively to distributors/resellers, including independent gases and