Zendex Tool

Process Improvements Lead to Productivity Gains

Zendex Tool is a family-owned and operated manufacturer in Danbury, Connecticut launched in 1984 by its founder and president Al Coccaro. Needing a way to quickly and efficiently move disabled cars into his auto body shop and paint booth, Mr. Coccaro created his original invention, the GoJak® Self-Loading Wheel Dolly.

Five additional product lines were subsequently developed for the company. Zendex Tools prides itself on designing and manufacturing the most durable and functional products on the market using as many materials and components sourced domestically as possible.

Working with CONNSTEP and becoming more knowledgeable about Lean manufacturing and continuous improvement was transformative for our company. We needed to make changes and with their guidance we are in a much better competitive position for the future.

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