Cosmoprof Asia 2019 Dates Announced
The 24th edition of Beauty Trade Fair Cosmoprof Asia 2019 will be held from 13 – 15 November at Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre (HKCEC). This edition of the popular show is said to have already broken records with 118,900 sq.m of exhibition area bringing together 3100 exhibitors from 25 countries, dealing with perfumery, cosmetics, nails, accessories, natural and organic products, beauty salons, and hair salons. Group pavilions and double-digit growth in visitor pre-registration are the other highlights of the upcoming event. Korea, renowned for its cutting-edge beauty, is this year’s ‘Country of Honor’ with 630 exhibitors, thematic seminars, and live demonstrations ready to showcase the power of K-beauty.
Continuing their successful formula of “1 Fair 2 Venues”, Cosmopack Asia will also be held from 12 to 14 November, at the AsiaWorld-Expo (AWE). Exhibitors at Cosmopack comprises of companies focusing on ingredients and raw materials, machinery and suppliers, packaging, contract manufacturing, applications and private labels. The common theme for both venues will be sustainability: installations and common areas will emphasize the importance of respect for the environment and circular economy for the future development of the global cosmetics industry.
“This event just keeps growing every year, reflecting the significance of the Asia Pacific region when it comes to the wellness, beauty, hair and skincare industries. Professionals from around the world come back again and again for the mix of innovation, trend analysis, expertise and networking, and for the opportunities that fuel their business for the upcoming year and beyond,” adds David Bondi, Senior Vice President of Informa Markets and Director of Cosmoprof Asia Ltd.
Industry professionals, buyers, R&D managers and entrepreneurs attending the show will be offered a host of opportunities to develop business, such as Cosmotalks, where speakers from international trend agencies, market research companies and academies unveil the latest innovations and future evolutions, CosmoTrends – an overview of the trends influencing the market prepared by BEAUTYSTREAMS, CosmoLab – an olfactory journey created in collaboration with Opal Cosmetics, and Live demos for hair, nail, make-up, and beauty treatments. For hairstylists and hair salon professionals, a two-day event ‘On Hair’ will offer shows and workshops that push the boundaries of hair and make-up styling, and introduce an entirely new concept of beauty.
Cosmoprof and Cosmopack Asia Awards celebrate the excellence of the beauty sector – by recognising the best packaging, design, formulation and technology as well as the most interesting products and the brands with the most appealing communication strategies, showcased at the event.