A cutting-edge event for the Indian and Global beauty community
• With a 60% rise in consumption over the last 5 years and an overall value constantly increasing, the market in India is expected to reach the targeted 20 billion dollars by 2025.
• “Currently the market share for the Indian Cosmetics Industry stands at $ 4.6 billion out of the global $274 billion”
Mumbai, August, 2018: 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 is all set now to enter India, a dynamic, growing market for the beauty sector with Cosmoprof India. The show, which will be in the form of a Preview show in September 10 & 11 at the Sahara Star Hotel, Mumbai, will be a sourcing event not only for the entire Indian beauty business community, but also for the international beauty industry as well.
Continuing its longstanding commitment to supporting and enhancing the beauty business industry, Cosmoprof India is the cutting-edge event for the International beauty community by UBM India and Bologna Fiere. The Indian sub-continent is keen to discover finished world-class beauty products that are now in demand among a broader base of consumers. Further, networking with leading international brands and suppliers providing new industrial, service and packaging solutions is sure to help enhance local production, introducing to India innovative technologies and superior quality standards that are a requirement at the international level.
Speaking at the announcement of COSMOPROF INDIA, Mr. Yogesh Mudras, Managing Director, UBM India said, “We are thrilled to bring Cosmoprof to India, backed by the
With an aim to analyse and forecast trends and developments in the Beauty and Cosmetics industry along with helping businesses prosper, The Cosmoprof India Preview promises not only constructive but also an informative and engaging three days.
“More than 370,000 professionals and 7,000 companies are involved in the shows of Bologna, Las Vegas with Cosmoprof North America and Hong Kong with Cosmoprof Asia” says Cinzia Barbieri, Board Member of BolognaFiere Cosmoprof and BolognaFiere Group “And now, we really expect Cosmoprof India to become the reference B2B beauty event in South-East Asia. The show 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. Besides, attendees will have the chance to be updated on what’s new in the beauty universe with seminars and workshops at Cosmotalks that will see the participation of key international experts and opinion leaders.”
All strata 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. To increase business opportunities during the event, the preview will include an International Buyer Program by Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna that will aid B2B meetings between companies, distributors, buyers, importers and suppliers from India, United Arab Emirates and South East Asia.
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 2019 beauty trend forecast”: colors, textures and look inspirations for the beauty industry for the next season. Euromonitor, a highly referenced market research organization, will organize the session under the title “New consumer values and novel concepts in beauty”, highlighting how consumers are turning to meaningful consumption, rewarding values such as quality, transparency, simplicity and customized experience. The seminar on “The top 10 most important things you need to know to do business in India”, organized by ICMAD – Independent Cosmetic Manufacturers and Distributors, the association of American manufacturing industries, will be dedicated to industry experts interested in the Indian market. Centdegrés, a design agency boasting of collaborations with the largest global corporations, will analyze the potential influence of Indian brands on global markets during a session called “Designing the next generation of Indian beauty brands”. Kline & Company, consulting agency for the most important industrial groups, will present “The challenges and opportunities of the Indian salon hair care market”, focusing on the professional world, in particular the hair sector, which is one of the most important segments for the development of industry in the country.
A much awaited feature, Cosmoprof OnStage will host the best of innovation and creativity for the cosmetics industry. Live demonstrations, hair shows, spectacular nail art, make-up techniques, cutting-edge beauty treatments and new products presented by exhibiting companies will take centre stage. Besides, Cosmoprof India will also partner with global design agency centdegrés to create #VibrantIndia, an exclusive experience wall to explore the opportunities of Indian beauty culture. Rich in colors and textures, Indian culture is an endless source of inspiration for beauty professionals. Furthermore, Beautystreams will be on the show floor, looking for trends among the products of the exhibiting companies.
After the conclusion of the show, the report Cosmoprof India Trends will be delivered and will present the most influential items of Cosmoprof India.
For further details, visit our website, http://www.cosmoprofindia.com/
Ronald Jean, Managing Director, Pevonia Global Spa Consulting: “For nearly three decades, Pevonia has been the leader in delivering natural skincare solutions to the finest spas and professional aestheticians worldwide. As the new, exclusive distributor of Pevonia in India, it was only fitting that Ozone Group launch at Cosmoprof’s first-ever show in India. The philosophies of our companies are closely aligned. Pevonia’s green skincare products & in-spa treatments unite the finest natural botanical & marine ingredients with advanced technology and delivery systems.”
Samir Srivastav, Chief Executive Officer, Jean Claude Biguine Salon & Spa: “Having been in the beauty industry for the past 14 years, I have witnessed the most spellbinding transition in the Indian beauty and wellness industry, which is booming and with a tremendous potential for further stupendous growth. In fact, it is said to be growing twice as fast as markets in the United States and Europe. With the retail sector also proliferating,the beauty business in India has moved to organised retail sector, with the growth of shopping malls in the metro cities and even Tier 2 cities. The climate therefore is just ripe for a reputed International platform like Cosmoprof to launch its India leg. With it, we can expect to open the gateway to newer ideas, trends, and collaborations that will augment the business. Infact, Cosmoprof India is a reflection of the acme of professional growth within the Indian beauty industry. And honestly, it’s an idea whose time has come.”
Vikram Bhatt, Founder & Director, Enrich Hair & Skin Solutions Pvt. Ltd: “Having attended Cosmoprof in multiple locations internationally over the years, we have benefitted significantly, from understanding trends all the way to meeting potential companies to partner with, and I am happy that they’re now going to be in India. As we look forward to the first exhibition that’s coming up in September, I wish them the very best for a successful debut and a great show!”
Sandhya Chipalkatti, Editor & Publisher, StyleSpeak: “Our long association with Cosmoprof assures me that the India edition will unlock great opportunities for Indian and international brands alike!”
About Cosmoprof India:
Cosmoprof India will be organized by Cosmoprof Asia Ltd, a joint venture between Bologna Fiere and by UBM, which in June 2018 combined with Informa PLC to become a leading B2B information services group and the largest B2B Events organiser in the world.
About UBM Asia:
UBM Asia recently became part of Informa PLC, a leading B2B information services group and the largest B2B Events organiser in the world.
ABOUT BOLOGNAFIERE GROUP
BolognaFiere Group is the world’s leading trade show organiser in cosmetics, fashion, architecture, building, art and culture. The Group has more than 80 international exhibitions within its portfolio, notably Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna, the most important meeting point in the world for beauty professionals, established in 1967 and held in Bologna, Italy. For the 2019 edition, Cosmoprof 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. The international platform offered by Cosmoprof, with trade shows in Hong Kong (established in 1996), Las Vegas (established in 2003) and starting from 2018 Mumbai, provides a truly global marketplace for the beauty industry where brands may grow.
For further information, http://www.cosmoprof.com