1. What (or Should We Say “Who”) Do We See in Our 2018 Look Back?

    As the year draws to an end, Mallard is not the only business looking back at the year’s progress and accomplishments, but what we see most clearly in this reflection is…. our customers. This is because most of Mallard’s 2018 advances came to us thanks to customers who brought us a warehouse challenge to solve or sought a tool to make their job easier and facility more productive. Take a loo…Read More

  2. A Holiday Message from Mallard Manufacturing

    A well prepared landscape can weather seasonal changes. Each day of the last year was spent working and preparing for the next day, week, month, year. As the year draws to a close and the holiday season is upon us, take time to appreciate all that you’ve accomplished thus far. There will be more to do, of course, but the Mallard team stands ready to work each new challenge with you. Thank you fo…Read More

  3. Mallard’s New Straightforward Approach to Customized Carton Flow Guides

    New Data Sheet Available for Simplified Product Ordering Could your carton flow system use better SKU segmentation? Carton flow is designed to speed up order picking and improve accuracy, but if your inventory isn’t well segmented within the carton flow, your system may not be optimized to return the best efficiency results. This of course depends on the type of inventory you are processing, but…Read More

  4. Happy Thanksgiving from Mallard Manufacturing

    Each season is special, but there’s just something about Fall that resonates with the Mallard team. Fall makes us look at things differently. Simple green summer leaves now capture our attention with their color-changing beauty. Perfect summer flowers are substituted with the uniqueness of fall gourds and even the ever-changing weather keeps us on our toes. That’s the Mallard way all year thro…Read More

  5. New Carton Flow with Bearings Delivers Cost-Efficient Storage Solution

    Take a good look at this picture. What you are looking at is a unique approach for using carton flow. Yes, that is Cart-Trak carton flow… and yes, it’s mounted on the floor! We had an interesting challenge for a customer and as usual, we got “out of the box” to solve their warehousing need. This customer uses tall boxes to store and ship insultation and filtration products. To off-load eff…Read More

  6. Happy Labor Day from Mallard Manufacturing

    "The only place success comes before work is the dictionary.” ~Vince Lombardi Working hard may be the name of the game for most days, but for this special holiday we get to trade-in our power tools for our grilling tools. Thank you to simply the best industry partners and customers that regularly allow us to stretch our creative muscle to find solutions that work for you. The work you encourage…Read More

  7. 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

  8. Mallard Total Quality Management… Assures “Pinpoint” Accuracy

    When you’re looking for a needle in a proverbial warehousing “haystack” Mallard’s Total Quality Management (TQM) system can shed some much needed light. Recently, a customer contacted us for some guidance to help them locate “missing” hardware from an order. The actual project install took place the year before, but as is the case sometimes, not all of the pallet flow lanes were instal…Read More

  9. Happy Birthday America from Mallard Manufacturing

    It’s America’s Birthday once again and we as a nation are 242 years young. Hometown celebrations this week will share much in common despite the distance that separates us… food, fireworks, community, reflection and freedom will be our shared focus. We are proud to be able to provide gravity flow solutions for customers from all over the United States. You bring us interesting warehousing ch…Read More

  10. 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