Skillful Promotion at Pontiac Scrap Yard Boosts Winter Traffic

Posted on April 9, 2015 by - Scrap Metal Recycling

Even in a mature industry, innovation holds the key to market leadership.  Ferrous Processing & Trading’s (FPT) Pontiac yard recently employed a clever marketing campaign to meet – and even exceed – their intake goals. The Collier Road scrap yard hosted a raffle throughout February 2015.  Each customer who brought $25 or more scrap in… Read more »

Leadership Academy

Posted on March 19, 2015 by - Scrap Metal Recycling

John Quincy Adams, sixth President of the United States, noted that “If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader.” Adams’ definition of a leader incorporates the intangible skills Soave Enterprises hopes to develop through its new Leadership Academy. Fifteen key employees from Ferrous Processing… Read more »

The Right Man for the Job

Posted on February 17, 2015 by - Scrap Metal Recycling

The best personnel fits occur when not only the skill set needed matches the employee’s resume, but the personality does as well. When FPT chose an operations manager to help direct their venture into leading-edge nonferrous metal recovery, company leadership knew that they had found a hard-working, straightforward team member. The bonus they discovered was… Read more »

FPT goes high-tech to recover more metal

Posted on December 17, 2014 by - Scrap Metal Recycling

Back in the 1980s, FPT pioneered new technology for recycling old automobiles and large scale appliances with its massive fragmentizer operations. The “auto shredder” capabilities allowed an entire vehicle to be rapidly “disassembled” and separated into its metallurgical components in 30 seconds. However, that was decades ago. The technology has continued to evolve – and,… Read more »