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The latest manufacturing trends and news for wire baskets, wire forming, wire racks, carts, metal bracket, sheet metal, and more.

What are Steel Wire Lunch Baskets and Warming Trays?

The food processing industry must adhere to stringent regulations to ensure safety and sanitation. Food that is served to the public, such as in school settings, must be prepared, transported, stored, and served in conditions that ensure contamination

Reshoring Helps Growth of Marlin Steel Products

During the pandemic, the entire world experienced the downside of globalization and its effects on manufacturing. Shipping delays, rising costs, and supply chain nightmares created a variety of product shortages, highlighting the problem with relying

In Stock Wire Pail Handles & Metal Products

Since 1968, Marlin Steel has been manufacturing specialized metal wire forms, such as stainless steel parts, washing baskets, S-hooks, racks, and sheet metal handling containers to name a few. We also manufacture custom wire forms which include wire

Are Stainless Steel Racks Magnetic?

Stainless steel racks are durable material handling solutions designed to support, store, and transport items in various environments. Their open design helps prevent dust and debris accumulation, while their stainless steel construction ensures

How to Clean Stainless Steel Baskets

Stainless steel is a common choice for food processing and medical and pharmaceutical applications because it’s easy to clean, corrosion-resistant, and long-lasting. Within the food industry, stainless food processing racks and mesh baskets must be

President of Marlin Steel Wire to Speak at WTCI’s “Is Globalization Dead?” Event

On October 6, the World Trade Center Institute (WTCI) will be holding an event titled "Is Globalization Dead? Or Alive, Well, and Rapidly Evolving?" at the Center Club in Baltimore from 3 pm to 5:30 pm. Marlin Steel’s Drew Greenblatt was invited to

Creating a Custom Wire Basket for Chemical Cleaning of Aerospace Components

The chemical cleaning of aerospace engine components requires specialized equipment like a mesh wire basket or stainless steel basket. A client in the aerospace field was having difficulty sourcing cleaning baskets that accommodated the size of the

How to Choose the Optimal Wire Basket for Forage Dry-Down

Food processing operations often rely on wire baskets for different applications. One such application involves holding forage for drying in ovens. Using the right custom wire baskets, these applications will remain compliant