1. New Bottle Pick Rack Boosts Efficiency for Wine & Spirits Singles

    A lot of focus goes into building-in efficiencies for fast-moving wine & spirit SKUs, and of course that makes a lot of sense. But, don’t stop there and assume that your slow movers can’t also be stored and picked with measurable efficiency. Mallard’s latest Engineered Application is Bottle Pick Rack, and it’s uniquely designed to deliver those efficiencies for each picks and case-buil…Read More

  2. Floor-Mounted Pallet Flow is Simply Best for High-Volume Order Selection

    High-volume order fulfillment doesn’t always have to be high-tech or complicated. Sometimes it’s the simple solutions that just work the best. Case in point… a major discount retail customer has found a way to maximize picks, minimize travel and ensure accuracy by relying on floor-mounted pallet flow rack for inventory staging. This system works so well, that they have implemented it in fulf…Read More

  3. 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

  4. Planning Your Pallet Flow Rack for AGV Integration

    As warehouse operations turn more and more to technology to solve challenges, the Mallard team is here to provide guidance for integrating automation with gravity flow solutions. A recent example comes from our own Director of Business Development, Scott Liechty, in a recent case study titled “Automated Distribution Operations” that identifies some of the nuances of integrating AGV (automated …Read More

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. Auto Plant Tire Flow Test Proves Steel Can Be “Flexible”

    Tire staging just got faster and more efficient for a major auto manufacturer, thanks to a new gravity flow engineered application from Mallard: steel skate wheel tire flow. The 3D animated video above demonstrates how the Mallard tire flow system operates. It is designed using custom mounted, steel skate wheel rails, that are precisely angled to cradle tire bundles. The snug fit provides a smooth…Read More

  8. Mallard’s New Blog Updates are Simply… Bookmarkable! See Why

    We write a lot of blogs - 52 a year to be exact. Why would we do that? Our only intention is to provide a forum for our customers about everything relating to gravity flow solutions… what they do, how they are used, how they are constructed and accessorized, and mostly importantly, how they can be applied to have a positive and measurable impact on your business. We constantly update our pallet …Read More

  9. Getting to the Center of Pallet Flow Design for Euro Stringer Pallets

    A key service of the Mallard in-house Engineering Test Lab is ensuring that our custom designed pallet flow racking systems perform well and consistently for our customers. Sometimes it’s a little like nailing Jell-O to a tree, but as we always find… Jell-O CAN be nailed to a tree!  In the case of these Euro pallets, however, it took several testing modifications and a series of attempts to f…Read More

  10. Mallard Manufacturing Completes Second Expansion in Three Years

    Mallard is committed to designing gravity flow products that help customers improve inventory storage efficiency and order processing, as well as streamline worker and equipment movement. Our newly expanded manufacturing facility puts what we do for you… into practice for us. Mallard Manufacturing Plant Expansion 30,000 sq. ft. expansion facility Industrial powder coat oven Plasma cutter Streaml…Read More