About Us

It’s incredible to think that the products Emma-Jane’s Foodservice bring to New Zealand have now been a Chef’s favourite for over 20 years. From humble beginnings in a small premises in Palmerston North, Emma-Janes has become one of New Zealand’s leading companies for importing European products that inspire Chefs.

This has been made possible by listening to our customers and finding a solution for their needs. We understand the pressure that goes on in a kitchen, at Emma-Janes we are providing amazing products to relieve this pressure and make it exciting for all our Chefs.

People are the heart of Emma-Jane’s Foodservice. Everyone involved is completely invested in our products and taking them to the New Zealand market place. We are dedicated to providing the best solutions for our chefs.

The product development, purchasing, freight, sales, marketing, administration, dispatch and customer service teams all have one goal in mind. That goal is our customer’s satisfaction. There is no
greater reward than seeing our products out in the market place being used and enjoyed by so many!

Emma-Jane’s greatest strength is innovation. We are a very forward thinking team, always on the hunt for fresh ideas and inspirations for our customers. Your feedback is of high importance to help us succeed and continue being the company that inspires New Zealand Chefs.


We source our greatness from all over Europe. Hover over a highlighted country to find out more.

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Family Business Started.


Emma-Jane’s brand established.


Relationships set up with Foodservice distributors in NZ.


First Van Diermen container of Puffs and Éclairs imported and launched into NZ.


First foodservice trade show attended by the Emma-Jane’s team.


Creation of the Emma-Jane’s website with foodservice products listed.


First Traiteur de Paris container imported and launched into NZ.


Gourmand pastry range imported and launched into NZ.


La Donatella and Pidy range imported and launched into NZ.


Emma-Jane’s rebrand and restructure.


Introducing over 20 new innovative products to our range


Emma-Jane’s Tradeshow stand and brochure gets a refresh!


Introduced HOF Products. Our first Ever Savoury Pastry!


Boncoloc and Europastry imported and Launched into New Zealand. Emma-Jane’s Moved into a New Building!