Welcome to Prolux

Prolux is a modern and innovative organisation that is proudly New Zealand based,  managed, and is a 100% fully owned subsidiary of Australia’s leading food ingredient company – Oppenheimer Australia

Today, Prolux is one of New Zealand leading suppliers of functional ingredients into food manufacturing business nationwide. Under the guidance of Jignesh Shah, Prolux is now a thriving and technologically advanced company priding itself on the ability to respond to its client’s businesses by providing innovative and adaptive solutions that exceed their expectations backed by an unbeaten commitment to service.

The Prolux day-to-day management in New Zealand is overseen by John Tiongco. John’s background ensures a thorough understanding of the demands of business management and service expectations in the ingredient sector, enabling Prolux to offer unparalleled service, customised technical expertise and superior product range to our valued customers.

Product Divisions

Prolux distributes a variety of products including both textured soy proteins, fibres, carrageenans, antioxidants. We have a joint venture partnership that manufactures our soy protein isolates and concentrates and is accredited to the internationally recognised FSSC 22000 Food Safety System.

Food Ingredients Ingredients

The Food Ingredients Division manufactures and blends a wide range of selected ingredients for the meat, poultry, small goods, bakery, health & nutrition, snack food and beverage industries.

Gelato & Patisserie gelato

The Gelato & Patisserie division handles a range of Italian ingredients and flavours for gelato from COMPRITAL. Presentation accessories and equipment are also available.


Prolux can provide its innovative solutions anywhere in the world through its advanced logistics and manufacturing operations. From its global headquarters in Sydney, with the addition of its operations in India and China, Prolux has now established a major operating base from Auckland to continue to build its innovative solutions for global foodservice operators for our New Zealand customer network.

Our Brands


With operations in Australia, New Zealand, India and China and global alliances with some of the world’s most recognisable brands, Oppenheimer is now one of the industry leaders in providing innovative solutions for global foodservice operators.

Food Ingredients Global Partnerships


With 9,500 employees in some 47 countries, Danisco is one of the world’s leading producers of food ingredients, enzymes and bio-based solutions.  Danisco ingredients are used in about every second ice cream and cheese, every third box of detergent and every fourth loaf of bread produced globally.

Gelato + Patisserie Partnerships


Your Partner in Sweet Creations. Alcas produces a wide range of items for the ice-cream and the confectionary field. It offers classic collections like trays, containers, cups and accessories as well as innovative collections like joy-cups and elegant take-away solutions.

The company always paid attention to the different requirements of the market. It therefore offers different proposals like coloured cups for the ice-cream parlours, joy-cups named Joyoso Circus for the children, individual portions for the showcase, the elegant gold collection of Medoro trays, the drink collection for the sundaes, accessories to customize the products, and the new collection of take-away products called Mini Mon Amour.

Alcas partnership with the company Nature Works brought to the creation of the 02 Line, the first collection in the world entirely produced with biodegradable coloured raw material coming from corn.

For more information on Alcas visit the Alcas website: www.alcas.it


Since 1946 the company ” BOVO” has followed step by step the technology development and improvement applying to its manufacutre the most significant and lasting safety and quality components.

Specialized since 50 years in the manufacture of machines and all kinds of equipment for ice-cream parlors, the company “BOVO” has played an important part as guide in the research and introduction of innovations.

Promoter of 23 industrial patents and technical improvements, it has transformed the old ice-cream machines in good technological supports for ice-cream production, offering a high level of reliability, life and economy to the most selective experts in the field.

Vertical and horizontal ice-cream making machines, pasteurizers, boilers, preservers, cream pasteurising machines, blenders for food doughs, fruit and fluids, cooling tanks, ice-cream freezers, chocolate hot-keeping pots, spaghetti ice-cream air/hand presses, electric mixers and other articles for ice-cream parlors are manufactured by the company “BOVO” with great professionality and expertise.

Remarkable is the export level (circ. 60% of the production) in the E.E.C. Countries, East Europa, Eastern and Western Asia, North and South America and Australia.

The production area is located in Dosson di Casier (Treviso).


Comprital is, today, a leading name in the Italian ice-cream industry. The company has a dynamic and flexible organisational structure that enables it to respond rapidly to the demands of the market.  Streamlined and flexible, it also boasts an in-depth understanding of the sector’s product and technologies.


Imported from Italy for the take home packs for gelato and ice-cream.

Available in four sizes, made of polystyrene foam and plastic liners.