1. Increase Access to Productivity with Pallet Jack Access Ramp

    WIP, Assembly & Staging Inventory Flow Optimized with Floor Mounted Pallet Flow Our latest 3D animated product video shines the light on the benefits of the pallet jack access ramp - a Mallard engineered application for pallet flow. The ramp is a creative, cost-efficient solution that allows a pallet jack to access floor-mounted pallet flow in work-in-process (WIP), assembly or staging operati…Read More

  2. Pallet Flow Solution as Easy as One, Two, Three

    It’s the holiday season and most of us are looking for ways to simplify our hectic lives any way we can. Our customers are no different. Recently a customer was looking for a pallet flow solution to help them simplify their warehousing processes. It just so happens that this customer manufactures high-end, aluminum bakeware… and since it’s very likely that each of us had a product or two of …Read More

  3. 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

  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. Mallard Pallet Flow Goes Long… And Scores Big!

    The future of transportation is in these pallets… whether aerospace or automotive, the Mallard team supports progress, so we were happy to accept this recent warehouse storage challenge. A global manufacturer challenged our in-house Testing Lab engineers to design a 9-deep pallet flow lane to help optimize the warehousing of this important, yet, very heavy cargo. Ultimately, several creative, cu…Read More

  6. Pallet Flow Forklift Separator Ensures Safe, Easy Pallet Extraction

    A safe pallet flow system only increases efficiency… that’s where the Mallard pallet separator solutions come into play. In the case of multi-level, deep-lane pallet flow configurations, we rely on the Forklift Separator FL 300. As you can see from the 3D animated video below, the forklift separator holds back rear pallets, freeing the front pallet from rear pallet forces to ensure safe, effic…Read More

  7. Pallet Flow Separator Facilitates Efficient Pallet Loading

    Meet the Multitasking EPR-700 The Mallard EPR-700 Empty Pallet Return Separator is used to hold back empty pallets until 5-6 are accumulated into a stack, then the stack is released to flow down to an opposite aisle for unloading. It’s a handy device for product picked from pallets so that the pallets themselves are safely and minimally handled as well as quickly returned for send-out or repleni…Read More

  8. Power Up the Pallet Flow Rack… Spring is Coming!

    Much of the country is currently blanketed in extreme cold, so many of us are left dreaming of spring and the chance to fire-up those power tools to do some outdoor yard and garden projects. To ensure you have just the tools you need once the deep freeze is over, Mallard recently tested out a pallet flow racking solution for a major power tool manufacturer. Thankfully our engineering testing lab w…Read More

  9. 7 Mistakes to Avoid When Designing Your Pallet Flow Rack System

    We’re told that we should learn from our mistakes, but at Mallard we’d rather keep you from making them in the first place.  That’s why we are sharing some of the most common mistakes that we try to avoid when working with customers to design pallet flow racking systems. Mistake #1 – Using inferior or damaged pallets Pallet condition is a significant concern because it must make direct co…Read More