1. A Mallard “How to”: Preventing & Fixing Carton Flow Hang-Ups

    Carton flow rack is a go-to storage solution for fast, accurate, orderly pick and put inventory operations. It’s inherently low maintenance and easy to use… except when it’s not. So, let’s review the best ways to avoid carton hang-ups in the first place and also best practices for dealing with hang-ups should one occur. The first thing we recommend is to make sure your carton flow system i…Read More

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. Product Slotting and Carton Flow Rack: The Mallard Difference

    Picking operations for order fulfillment are one of the most expensive warehousing functions and thus a critical area for close evaluation and process optimization. Did someone say, “Carton Flow Rack?” Ok that may have been us, but seriously while carton flow rack may not be the best choice for all your hand-picked inventory, it is a great solution for most of it, and here’s why. Inventory s…Read More

  6. Mallard MODEX Exhibit Guarantees “Smartest Industry Thinking”

    Booth #B1956 Will Be Floating a Few Surprises As promised, Mallard will present a few new surprises at next week’s MODEX show. Since you are checking in with us a little early, here’s a sneak peek at our latest gravity flow innovation “reveals” that are ready to be shared at the Mallard booth. Cart-Trak Full Roller Carton Flow – Rollers Now Available with Bearings One of the industry’s…Read More

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. Reprofiling is a SNAP with NEW Slim-Fit Carton Flow Entry Guide

    The purpose of installing carton flow racking is to make your storage and order fulfillment processes faster, more accurate and more efficient than static rack options. While all our carton flow products fit that description, we’d like to add easy to use, and flexible to the list. Our latest innovation is the Slim-Fit Carton Flow Entry Guide designed to fit your Dyna Flo, Dyna Flow HD and Dyna-…Read More

  10. 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