1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. Spit-Roller Pallet Flow Rack… a Perfect Match for the Gang of Eight

    When you hear the word powder you don’t usually think, “Wow, heavy stuff,” but for one customer that’s exactly what it is and why warehousing storage and retrieval is a challenge.  A global atomized metal powder manufacturer was looking for a solution to warehouse their product… we could see pallet flow rack in their future but our first stop was the Mallard Engineering Testing Lab to c…Read More

  8. Pallet Type Drives Pallet Flow Rack Configuration for Auto Parts Supplier

    We constantly ask for gravity flow challenges that we can test in our Engineering Testing Lab and boy, recently we got our wish.  A Midwest auto parts supplier was looking for an efficient pallet flow rack system, but the challenge was that they relied on not just one or two, but three different types of plastic pallets plus metal container pallets too!  With so many pallets and several pallet f…Read More

  9. Customers Give New LIFO to Carton Flow to Control SKU Proliferation

    As warehouse operators deal with SKU proliferation and challenging picking strategies for slow moving products, space constraints and efficiency become bigger concerns.  Well, don’t start knocking down walls just yet; there is a readily available solution if you’re just willing to roll with it… It is single aisle access push-back carton flow. In this configuration, the carton flow shelf is …Read More

  10. HD TV Meets HD Carton Flow and It’s a Perfect Match

    All inventory is valuable and these HD TVs are no exception… they're high priced, fragile commodities that require deliberate and careful treatment in a busy warehouse environment.  The challenge for this leading national retailer was to create an easy to use and access storage space that ensured efficient, damage free handling.  Dyna-Flo HD Carton Flow (as in heavy-duty) was the ideal soluti…Read More