Gelflex is Australia’s only manufacturer
of disposable contact lenses and one
of the world’s largest manufacturers of
private-label cosmetic contact lenses.
Its 24-hour facility in Perth produces 1.6
million disposable lenses per month,
which will increase by a further 1.1 million
lenses by March 2018.
In 2016–17, the
company launched the world’s only
disposable contact lens designed
to enhance a person’s natural eye
Gelflex exports its disposable
lenses to 35 countries and has offices
in Indonesia, Italy and the US. Gelflex
recently signed an exclusive deal with
the largest private optometry buying
group in the US and is finalising US Food
and Drug Administration approvals.