For over 25 years, DUKAL has been a leading global supplier of high quality medical disposable products and patient care items for the Healthcare market.
Since its inception in 1991, the privately owned and operated company has been dedicated to providing its customers with best in class products and supply chain solutions. DUKAL was founded by Gerry LoDuca, whose vision to build a global company focused on best practices in manufacturing and logistics, has made DUKAL what it is today. DUKAL blends our nationally recognized brands with strategic product partnerships to better serve the healthcare community.
Gerry LoDuca starts DUKAL Corporation.
DUKAL acquires Hermitage Hospital Products, a complete line of wound care, surgical and burn dressings, tapes, and personal protective apparel products.
DUKAL awarded 'Best Companies to Work For' by the Medical Device and Diagnostic Industry (MD+DI).
DUKAL acquires Donovan Industries, adding over 600 personal care, and rehab items of the DawnMist, and Resist-A-Band brands.
DUKAL announces strategic partnership with Wavelength for ultrasound gels.
DUKAL acquires impregnated dressing line from AlbaHealth.
DUKAL announces strategic partnership with Bray Healthcare, expanding our product line to include Silver Nitrate Applicators.
DUKAL acquires Tech-Med, adding over 600 exam room supplies and equipment products.
DUKAL acquires American White Cross, a trusted brand since 1912 and a complementary addition to the vast DUKAL line of first aid products.
The Health Industry Distributors Association (HIDA) announces Gerry LoDuca, President and founder of DUKAL Corporation, is the recipient of the 2018 John F. Sasen Leadership Award.
DUKAL is voted one of Long Island's Top Workplaces for 2018.
Gerry LoDuca is inducted into Share Moving Media's 2019 Medical Distribution Hall of Fame Class.
From Our Founder & President
I always tried to speak in the spirit of partnership and mutual success, that is, emphasizing what we – together – needed to do to in order to compete and build a successful market.
- Gerry LoDuca, via Repertoire Magazine
Our Core Values
- Strong Relationships
- Operational Excellence
- Financial Awareness
Our Quality Policy
DUKAL Corporation will maintain a quality management system that commits to the highest standards of quality, safety, value, and customer satisfaction. This will be achieved with the commitment of management and the participation of all DUKAL employees. DUKAL’s commitment includes complying with ISO 13485, 21 CFR 820, and other relevant regulatory requirements (download our ISO Certificate here). The DUKAL quality management system will be continually reviewed for suitability and maintained for effectiveness.
Implementing and maintaining an effective quality/regulatory system is a crucial part of DUKAL’s beliefs. The quality and regulatory systems are the foundation for maintaining compliance, driving improvement, effectiveness and achieving stakeholder confidence in the products and in the company.
Through documentation and monitoring, DUKAL consistently improves our processes to minimize error, resulting in improved efficiencies and customer satisfaction. Data driven results show that our quality management system is able to contribute to attaining business practices across all departments.
DUKAL’s leaders define the vision, mission, and what the “win” looks like for the future. This allows the quality and regulatory department to define a clear path, plan accordingly and support the mission through to fulfillment. DUKAL’s methods for facing changes is a proactive approach that is ingrained in the fabric of the organizations culture.
DUKAL is committed in our business practices to reflect our company’s values, including treating people with respect and dignity. To learn more about how our policies comply with the California Transparency in Supply Chain Act, click here.