march 2019 14 - 17
march 15 - 18


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NEWS / 10 Sep 2018


A glamourous, cutting-edge event for the Indian and Global beauty community by BolognaFiere & UBM India   BolognaFiere and UBM India inaugurated the much awaited maiden edition of Cosmoprof India at the Sahara Star Hotel in Mumbai today. The Show was inaugurated by Mrs. Cinzia Barbieri, Board Member, BolognaFiere Cosmoprof S.p.A.; Mr. Enrico Zannini, General Manager, BolognaFiere Cosmoprof;  Mr. Michael Duck, Executive Vice President, UBM Asia Ltd. ; Mr. Yogesh Mudras, Managing Director, UBM India and Mr. Rahul Deshpande, Group Director, UBM India amidst an industry gathering. With successful, signature trade shows in Bologna, Las Vegas and Hong Kong, which cumulatively involve over 370,000 professionals and 7,000 companies from across the world, the Cosmoprof platform has ventured in India which is a dynamic and a growing market for the beauty sector. The two day (10th – 11th September) cutting-edge event with 107 companies – both local and international – from 15 countries   represents a new opportunity both for brands of finished products, especially for Cosmetics & Toiletries, Beauty Salon, Hair, Nail and Accessories, and for the supply chain, with the leaders in raw materials and ingredients, contract manufacturing and private labels, applicators, primary and secondary packaging. Speaking at the inauguration of COSMOPROF …

NEWS / 04 Sep 2018

Cosmopack Awards: new synergies between beauty and technology

Cosmopack Awards gives recognition to the importance of new technologies and their synergies with the beauty sector: in a world where everything is connected and you can have a lot of information at your fingertips, the products are able to interact with customers and improve their experience, simply connecting with a smartphone. Let’s discover these new smart solutions!

NEWS / 30 Aug 2018


ICE and MISE confirm their support to the international promotion of Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna   For the 4th time, ITA – International Trade Agency, and MISE – Italian Ministry of Economic Development will support the international network of Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna in the promotion of its events abroad. “In 2017 we witnessed a 7.1% growth in exports of the Italian cosmetic sector, for a value of 4,600 million euro and with a total turnover of 11 billion. Exports accounted for 42% of production, a constantly increasing percentage which can still be improved – says Michele Scannavini, President of ITA – In order to enhance Made in Italy cosmetics in the world, ITA has therefore implemented specific activities including the support to Cosmoprof and the organization of roadshows in many countries of the world, in order to build new business partnerships “. “ITA and the Ministry of Economic Development have recognized Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna as one of the trade fairs that most promote the excellence of Made in Italy in the world – says Gianpiero Calzolari, President of BolognaFiere Group – We are honored to continue this collaboration. The roadshows organized with the support of local ITA agencies help the development …

NEWS / 28 Aug 2018


New look for the 2019 edition of Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna, the leading international B2B exhibition for the beauty industry. The show will be re-organized, gathering halls according to each sector, so to facilitate the visit of professionals in Bologna and maximize the opportunities for new contacts and new projects. After the positive feedback of last year, Cosmoprof 2019 is confirming the different opening dates, according to each professional target. From Thursday 14 to Sunday 17 March 2019, Cosmopack and Cosmo|Perfumery & Cosmetics will open, facilitating business meetings between suppliers and manufacturers on the one side, and companies of finished products, buyers and retailers on the other, with a focus on Perfumery & Cosmetics, Green & Organic and Cosmoprime, the area dedicated to haute gamme perfumery. From Friday 15 to Monday 18 March, open doors for the professional distribution channels of Cosmo|Hair & Nail & Beauty Salon, with the presence of owners of beauty salons and spa, hairdressers, hairstylists, nail artists and distributors. Inside each sector, country pavilions will take in Bologna small and medium companies from all over the world. The new set-up for the international halls will facilitate the networking with buyers, distributors and retailers in Bologna. To make …

NEWS / 23 Aug 2018

Cosmopack Awards: let’s shine with glitter, vibrant colors and light effects!

Cosmopack Awards recognizes the value of innovative ideas and formulations and puts the spotlights on products that distinguish themselves among others: with their light effects and pearlescent colors, these products sparkle to draw the attention of the customers. So, let’s shine and discover more!

NEWS / 01 Aug 2018


BolognaFiere Cosmoprof reinforces its international leadership thanks to the acquisition of Health & Beauty Group   Milan (Italy), 1 August 2018 – BolognaFiere Cosmoprof, company of BolognaFiere Group and organizer of the events of the international Cosmoprof network, consolidates its international leadership thanks to the acquisition of the German group Health & Beauty. With this agreement, the platform of Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna further extends its presence in the professional beauty salon and nail sectors, and expands its business in publishing and digital, acquiring high quality know-how and professionality.  With this strategical acquisition, which will be executed in October, Cosmoprof will reach a total turnover of 90 million euros. Health & Beauty, based in Ettlingen, Germany, is an international media company with a portfolio of 30 trade magazines focused on the beauty industry. The group organizes the trade shows of the Beauty Forum brand in 14 countries, and it involves 1.600 companies and 130.000 professionals. Beauty Forum is held in Germany, with the events in Munich and Leipzig, in Switzerland – Zurich, in France with the show in Paris, in Poland with two events in Warsaw, in Hungary – Budapest, e in Romania – Cluj-Napoca. The group has specific agreements for the …