march 2019 14 - 17
march 15 - 18


Cosmopack Awards: eco-friendly innovations in packaging and formulations

During the last edition of Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna, two prestigious international juries evaluated 582 products and selected the 40 finalists of Cosmoprof and Cosmopack Awards.  As the hub of beauty industry innovations, Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna is proud to promote the companies that better encompass this feature within their DNA. Finalists of Cosmopack Awards distinguished themselves with innovative solutions to keep their formulations and packaging eco-friendly and avoid waste of product. Let’s find out more! COMPANY NAME: YONWOO PRODUCTS: Ampoule Dropper;Cushion Lipstick MISSION: COMPANY NAME: GOTHA COSMETICS PRODUCT: «Second Chance» Mascara Drops MISSION: YONWOO’s mission is to enhance the beauty of products since its establishment in 1983. Its philosophy is focused on quality, know-how and constant research to provide perfect products and services to customers when it comes to design, development, production and supply of packaging materials for cosmetics and medical supplies. They also adopted an eco-friendly management system in order to prevent environmental pollution.YONWOO was selected as a finalist in two categories, “Make-up packaging technology” (with Cushion Lipstick, which makes the amount of liquid make up products easier to be applied and adjusted) and “Skin care packaging technology”. They won in the “Skin care packaging technology” category with Ampoule Dropper, a package which provides …

NEWS / 25 Jun 2018

Cosmopack Awards: technology, tradition and creativity for skincare

During the last edition of Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna, two prestigious international juries evaluated 582 products to select the 40 finalists of Cosmoprof Awards. As the hub of beauty industry innovations, Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna is proud to promote the companies that has this feature within their DNA. Let’s continue to find out more about the stories of the finalists of Cosmoprof and Cosmopack Awards 2018, with a journey into the world of skincare formulations which have distinguished themselves in Cosmopack Awards. COMPANY NAME: COSMOPROJECT PRODUCT: PETALS MISSION: COMPANY NAME: COSMAX PRODUCT: Cerimide Cool Keeper MISSION: Founded in 1993 in Parma (Italy) thanks to the passion for chemistry of Primo Tortini, Cosmoproject is today a point of reference for important brands of the cosmetic industry. Parma: the little perfume capital since the 19th century. Cosmoproject is rooted in this context of history and tradition, beauty and expertise. From the Parma Violet – much loved by Marie Louise of Austria, Napoleon Bonaparte’s wife – to the most innovative high-tech cosmetics. The beauty industry is integrated in a territory worth getting to discover and taste. This is the origin of “Petals”, developed in collaboration with Phenbioz, spinoff of Bologna University. Good, different, beautiful. This is the claim …

NEWS / 21 Jun 2018


  Great expectations abound for Cosmoprof India Preview, the event scheduled for 10 and 11 September 2018 at the Sahara Star Hotel in Mumbai. The event marks a new stage for the international growth of the network of Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna and stems from the collaboration between BolognaFiere and UBM India, successfully consolidated in the organization of Cosmoprof and Cosmopack Asia in Hong Kong. At Cosmoprof India Preview, all the sectors of the cosmetic industry will be represented: make up, skincare and body care, hair care, perfumery and cosmetics, beauty salon and spa, nail, accessories, furniture and supplies for salons. 97 companies – both local and international – will showcase, presenting their products to buyers and distributors in Mumbai. The rich exhibition offer aims at fulfilling the increasing needs of the Indian market and brings a strong impulse for innovation and research to the local industry. The Cosmoprof India Preview will be studded with a number of captivating presentations and features. For instance, the in-depth sessions and seminars of Cosmotalks, scheduled to take place at the Cosmoprof India Preview, will leverage the collaborations  of internationally renowned partners. Beautystreams, specializing in consulting projects and development of market lines, will present “Spring/Summer …

NEWS / 19 Jun 2018

Cosmoprof Awards: be inspired by our finalists

During the last edition of Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna, two juries composed of Retailers, BtoBand BtoC Press, Bloggers, Brand Executives, Designers and R&D experts evaluated almost 600 products to select the 40 finalists of Cosmoprof Awards. As the hub of beauty industry innovations, Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna is proud to promote the companies that reach this important goal. Let’s continue with this journey to come to know better the finalists of Cosmoprof and Cosmopack Awards 2018. COMPANY NAME: COMFORT ZONE PRODUCT: BODY ACTIVE BOOSTER MISSION: COMPANY NAME: HYUNDAI IBT PRODUCT: Vitabrid DUAL SERUM MISSION: From the [comfort zone] research laboratories, BODY ACTIVE BOOSTER is the localized activating concentrate product for those who want to maximize the results of their workout. An innovative product, with a unisex appeal, to prepare the muscles for sport activities. Thanks to a balanced thermogenic action, it improves microcirculation while increasing tissue oxygenation and fat burning process. Enriched with carnitine and 1.5% of caffeine, the formula is silicone-free, fragrance-free and made with 96% of natural origin ingredients. Featuring a pratical roll-on applicator and a fast absorbing formula, BODY ACTIVE BOOSTER is manufactured in Italy with electric power from renewable sources and has a neutral CO2 packaging. Founded in 2000, Hyundai IBT aims to be a Global Biotechnology Industry contributing to the health and life extension of humanity. …

NEWS / 13 Jun 2018

Cosmoprof Awards: discover the best innovations

Cosmoprof presented in 2018, for the first time in Bologna, Cosmoprof Awards and Cosmopack Awards, curated in partnership with Beautystreams. Recognized as one of the most prestigious global beauty awards, Cosmoprof Awards celebrated the most innovative companies: from raw materials to formulation, from packaging to OEM/ODM, from machinery to finished products (Cosmetics & Toiletries, Beauty Salon, Hair, Nail). Two juries composed of Retailers, BtoB and BtoC Press, Bloggers, Brand Executives, Designers and R&D expert evaluated almost 600 products to select the 40 finalists of the 2018 edition. As the hub of beauty industry innovations, Cosmoprof  Worldwide Bologna is proud to promote the companies that reach this important goal. In the next weeks we will know better the finalists of Cosmoprof and Cosmopack Awards 2018. Let’s start!

NEWS / 13 Jun 2018


BELLEZA Y SALUD 2018 offers companies and international buyers a complete overview of the South American market   Belleza y Salud, the event organized by CORFERIAS – International Business and Exhibitions Center of Bogotá in partnership with ANDI – National Business Association of Colombia, scheduled in Bogotá, Colombia, from 3 to 7 October 2018, offers a complete overview of the South American market and allows companies and international buyers to evaluate the business opportunities offered by the cosmetic industry in Colombia and Latin America. Belleza y Salud, thanks to the positive results of 2017, with over 340 exhibitors and more than 56,000 visitors, hosts all the beauty sectors: Perfumery and Cosmetics, Beauty Salon, Wellness & Fitness, Personal Care, Professional Hairdressing, Barbershop, Country Pavilions and Packaging & OEM. Thanks to the partnership as international sales agent with BolognaFiere Cosmoprof, organizer of all the events of the Cosmoprof platform in the world, the number of attendees from foreign countries keeps growing. BolognaFiere Cosmoprof will involve exhibitors, buyers and media from all over the world, in a dedicated area, The International Hall & Cosmetics powered by Cosmoprof, which will host the leading companies in the sector, interested in new business opportunities with local …

NEWS / 05 Jun 2018


PACKAGING, CONTRACT MANUFACTURING AND FORMULATION ONCE AGAIN TAKE CENTER STAGE AT THE ANNUAL EVENT Cosmoprof North America is gearing up for its 16th edition, to be held again this year at Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas from July 29-July 31.  Registration is now open for the all-encompassing, award-winning, b2b beauty exhibition.  The event covers all facets of the industry, offering retailers, distributors, beauty brands and suppliers alike the unique opportunity to discover trend-directional solutions to meet their needs from the acclaimed packaging, cosmetic & personal care and professional beauty pavilions. The event also provides ample opportunity for attendees to grow their business through its robust educational programs which are now also open for registration. Programs are being offered in cooperation with many leading associations and publications including; Women’s Wear Daily (WWD), Entrepreneur Magazine, Buzzfeed, Insider’s Guide to Spas, CEW, The Brain Trust-CAA, FIDM, Beauty Packaging, BXP Magazine, Fat Mascara, Cosmetics Design, Professional Beauty Association (PBA). Cosmoprof North America (CPNA) is a celebration of beauty that provides key executives from around the world with the opportunity to discover new partnerships for growth and innovative solutions for evolving brands. Significant growth is expected in the packaging and manufacturing area for …