1. Safe Surfing for the Big Waves… Mallard’s New Ultra-Grip Roller for Pallet Flow Rack

    Pallet surfing may sound like fun but in reality, it can be dangerous stuff. In the world of roller pallet flow rack systems, we work very hard to ensure that loaded pallets flow steady and controlled down the lane. Pallet surfing occurs when a pallet flows too fast, defects, tracks improperly down the lane and/or doesn’t come to a controlled and steady stop. In our experience plastic pallets ar…Read More

  2. Customer Requested… Mallard Delivered and Then Some!

    2.5” Diameter Pallet Flow Handles Heavy-Weight Plastic Pallets The customer is always right, but we also know a thing or two. So, when we were asked to provide a 2.5” full roller pallet flow option to our pallet flow rack product line we were happy to oblige. However, we also felt the need to see if there was any way to improve upon a standard 2.5” roller pallet flow lane… here’s where t…Read More

  3. V-Shaped Pallets Take Victory Run Down Split-Roller Flow Rails

    If you’re used to more traditional pallet storage, this image may be a little intimidating.  What are you looking at you ask?  This is a 5½’ long, 2400# drum on an extra-long plastic pallet. Usually we would describe why a gravity flow pallet lane test was needed by listing the challenges, but in this case… the challenges must be pretty evident!  A huge, round product like this certainly…Read More

  4. Bet You Haven’t Seen Pallet Flow Like This Before?

    How some creative pallet flow engineering found a way… when there really wasn’t a way! Buying in bulk will certainly save you money, but what if you just don’t have the warehousing space to store a 4-6 month supply of product?  Recently a customer presented us with this interesting challenge – bulk purchasing by container load two or three times a year really worked for them financially, …Read More

  5. Premium Pasta Producer Doubles Up Pallet Flow Rack Tests with Impressive Results

    Push-back pallet flow vs traditional pallet flow rack, what did we find? Can you say this three times fast:  Premium pasta producer needs pallet flow product?  Ok we’re having a little fun, but we’re not making light of the fact that our engineering testing lab came through in a big way for this leading food processor. The Challenge: The proposed system had to accommodate a variety of pasta …Read More