Flash Components was established in 2002 as an import company. It was built on the invaluable knowledge and experience of Harry Mirlas whose love for the Far East began back in 1962 when he started trading as a young importer of consumer goods.He has since established successful companies in Sweden, Israel and South Africa, including Eurolux; one of the biggest importers of lamps and light fittings in South Africa, founded by Harry in 1991 and sold in 2002. Flash Components is a proudly South African company and brand name. It is a family business owned by three partners; Harry Mirlas, Danny Mirlas and Yaron Schapiro and led by a dedicated staff, all working towards fulfilling the Flash Vision: Lighting up Africa, saving the planet’s energy, saving you money!

lighting up africa

Flash Components is committed to lighting up every home in Africa by bringing in an extensive range of light bulbs, basic light fittings and other consumer goods such as batteries, flashlights and more.

Manufacturing companies are carefully screened and selected from hundreds available and they all comply with the strictest international standards.


Flash Components is fuelled by its vision to save the planet’s energy. International fairs and exhibitions are visited regularly to bring the latest green technology home to Africa.Flash carries a wide range of LED lamps (light emitting diodes) and energy saving lamps strictly complying with NRCS specifications.


Flash Components is committed to saving you money and is constantly striving to get you the best prices without compromising the quality of the products.

As an importer, distributor and exporter it is the mission of Flash to bring affordable goods tailored to the needs of the South African and Southern African markets.