1. To Pallet Flow Rack Installation and Beyond… Save the White Envelopes!

    When you purchase a pallet flow, carton flow or gravity conveyor system system from Mallard Manufacturing, special care is given to more than the design and manufacturing of the system and components. The signature White Envelope that accompanies each Mallard order contains the “fingerprints”, if you will, for your entire system. White Envelope Contents: General installation instructions Speci…Read More

  2. Put an End to “Toss & Launch” … Let Gravity Do the Work!

    Watch Proper Pallet Flow Loading & Unloading Pallet Flow Racking is a high-density storage solution using slightly inclined wheeled or roller tracks to store multiple deep pallets. Pallets loaded on the charge side of the lane gently flow in a controlled manner toward the opposite pick aisle for fast, efficient storage and order selection. The efficiency benefits of pallet flow are many includ…Read More

  3. Soft Goods Inventory? With Mallard Carton Flow Rack – the Solution is in the Bag!

    Carton Flow Rack for Bagged Inventory The polybag is one of the biggest trends in e-commerce today. It’s lightweight, inexpensive, and takes up less storage space than boxes. Non-fragile items of all kinds are finding their way into bags which leaves more than a few DCs with a challenge. Soft goods inventory conforms to wheels and rollers making it essentially “non-conveyable” … but that…Read More

  4. Counting the Reasons to Celebrate… Join Us!

    Mallard Rolls Out 200th Gravity Flow Blog In 2014 we started a blog series about Mallard gravity flow products - namely our pallet flow rack, carton flow and gravity conveyor product lines. Four years and 200 blogs later we’re proud that this series has evolved into a successful and useful tool for so many in the material handling industry. Our purpose was and still is simple… To share creativ…Read More

  5. Runners Take Their Mark to Keep Auto Parts Moving

    Simple Modification Makes Pallet Flow a Reality for Large Metal Crates Our auto parts manufacturing and assembly customers always seem to have interesting pallet and carton flow challenges. This latest pallet flow racking test for a major auto parts supplier is no different. The Mallard in-house testing lab received several  empty crates and others with sample product for testing. As you can see,…Read More

  6. Counting Down the Days to RILA 2018 Retail Supply Chain Conference

    The Mallard team is hitting the road for the first industry show of 2018 – The RILA Supply Chain Conference in Phoenix, AZ. We’ll be in Booth #844 showcasing carton flow and pallet flow solutions that delivery space-saving, cost-effective storage efficiency to retail distribution. Industry shows, like RILA, give us the chance to speak with supply chain professionals and to hear the challenges …Read More

  7. Easy Ordering Comes to Mallard Dyna-Flo Carton Flow Solutions

    You’ve all seen those instant gratification, never been easier, EASY order buttons. Just one click - your order is placed - and on your doorstep the next day. Well, with the latest addition to the Mallard instructional video series, we are getting you closer than ever before to customized carton flow solutions delivered with EASE and directly to you. So, take a walk with us through this step-by…Read More

  8. For Auld Lang Syne – Mallard Gravity Flow Highlights 2017

    We all know what Times Square looks like as the clock strikes midnight on New Year’s Eve… it’s an image locked in our memory banks. Using that same concept, Mallard spent much of 2017 capturing our gravity flow storage solutions in animated videos to best illustrate their uses, function, and simplicity. Now customers can easily visualize how these products work best for them. We shared 6 of …Read More

  9. 7 Mistakes to Avoid When Ordering Carton Flow Rack

    Carton flow rack is at both simple and complex. Yes, it’s gravity-fed roller or wheeled tracks but just as there are many sizes and shapes of cartons, cases and totes there are different carton flow designs and configurations to best accommodate all your packaging needs. So, we are here to help you find just the right carton flow solution for your inventory needs, and the best way to do that is …Read More

  10. A 3D-Look Inside Mallard Case-Pick Pallet Flow Systems

    We’re excited to showcase our latest 3D application animation featuring split-roller pallet flow with our popular case-pick separator.  Case fulfillment from pallet flow, either in stand-alone systems or pick modules, is ideal for high volume, low SKU picking operations. The case-pick separators are designed to work specifically in this type of system to allow for case selection from the front …Read More