about us. company history

Ingredientbox Pty Limited, formally known as Cooke Aromatics, was established in August 1987. It is 100% Australian owned company specialising in the supply of high quality ingredients to the Food, Beverage and Flavour industries. Ingredientbox has opened offices to service customers directly in the Pacific Islands – New Caledonia office and New Zealand – Auckland office.

Our quality management systems, coupled with a purpose-built product development facility, allows us to work alongside customers and provide unique, cost effective ingredient solutions and total technical support.

We provide a complete technical service to support our sales and marketing activities. Comprehensive ingredient information is provided in the production time zones of our customers. Furthermore, we work with our customers in the marketing, development and production areas to maximise ingredient impact and minimise waste.

Ingredientbox uses the services of specialised contract warehousing and logistics providers to ensure optimum quality and service for even the most demanding of customer requirements.

When it comes to quality we only deal with the best.

The range of products is diverse yet, at the same time, each complements the others. In addition, new suppliers and products are continually being sought and assessed for possible inclusion in our range.

The vast majority of our extensive product range are:

  • Natural        • GMO free
  • Halal            • Kosher

...and are available ex-stock.

Others can be imported promptly, or as required.

Ingredientbox has a diverse group of customers from global multinationals to small specialist manufacturers.


We take pride in our service and welcome enquiries at any time

High Standards

Ingredientbox considers the quality of its products and service to be of paramount importance and we continuously review our standards and procedures.

Since our introduction Ingredientbox has achieved and maintained certification for Quality Standards AS/NSZ ISO  22000-2005  which  includes  HACCP.

Ingredients for Food, Beverages, Flavour, Nutraceutrical and Pharmaceutical Industries including:

  • Essential Oils
  • Concentrated Citrus Oils
  • Oleo Resins (Herb and Spice Extracts)
  • Flavours (Natural and N.I.)
  • Individual Quick Frozen:
    • • Herbs         • Fruits             • Vegetables
    • • Pulses        • Cheese         • Pasta
    • • Decorative Herbs
  • Freeze Dried
    • • Herbs         • Fruits             • Vegetables
  • Air Dried
    • • Herbs         • Fruits             • Vegetables
  • Specialty Salts
  • Specialty Allergen Free Ingredients
  • Fruit Fibres and Inclusions
  • Fruit Concentrates
  • Super Food Powders and Inclusions
  • Natural Antioxidants
  • Omega 3 Oils
  • Natural Flavour Enhancers
    • • Bitterness Blockers               •SaltEnhancers
    • • Sweetness Enhancers         • Umami Enhancers
  • Aromatic Chemicals – Natural
  • CO2 Extracts from Plant, Fruit, Nuts and Vegetables
  • Minerals – Soluble Calcium, Magnesium, Zinc Citrates
  • Vitamins – Complete Range
  • Carotenoids – Lycopene, Beta Carotene, Lutein
  • Microencapsulated Vitamins and Minerals
  • Vitamin and Mineral Premixes
  • Cacao, Cocoa and Cocoa Ingredients (Organic, Fairtrade, UTZ, RFA Certifiable)
  • Couverture and Compound Chocolate
  • Chocolate Decorations & Inclusions
  • Specialty Fats, CBS & CBE (RSPO Certifiable)


  • Aluminum Bottles and Containers

        *   UN Approved for Dangerous & Harmful Liquids Powders

        *   General Storage of Liquids and Powders

        *   Retail Packaging