The 2014 edition of Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna, taking place April 4–7, 2014, in the Fair District of Bologna, Italy, will once again be hosting Cosmopack, an exhibition dedicated to the manufacturing supply chain. The creative content, the products being exhibited and innovative formulas make this “show within the show” a unique event. Cosmoprof brings together, within one big hub, the whole supply chain of the beauty industry, from raw materials to the latest innovations in packaging machinery and top-performance textures. The upcoming edition of Cosmopack will include an important new feature: the event will open on April 2, 2014, two days before Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna, to help international visitors make the most of their visit to the event. It will close on April 5.
Attendees to Cosmopack can visit exhibitors including Quadpack, Geka, Weckerle, Ancorotti Cosmetics, Tecnocosmesi, Intercos Group, Toly, Albéa, Fiabila, B.kolormakeup, HCT, Lumson, DieterBakic, Moellhausen, Aptar, FS Korea, Art Cosmetics, Gotha Cosmetics, HCP Packaging and more.
Major events and installations are also on the agenda for 2014.Following the success of Cosmopack 2013’s Lipstick Factory, a special initiative, which brought together the whole lipstick production chain at the event, 2014 will see the creation of a new installation—The Powder Factory. This live demonstration will showcase the journey into the development and production of one of the earliest cosmetic products, from manufacturing through to packaging. Cosmopack is also committed to sustainability: the powder compacts produced during the event will be carbon-neutral.
Additionally, Cosmopack will have a full schedule of trend-driven presentations given by leading forecasting and design agencies including Nelly Rodi, Beautystreams, Peclers Paris and Groupe Carlin international. And L’Oréal will also be making a presentation.
And the International Buyer Program, a successful platform designed to foster the relationship between demand and supply in the beauty world through pre-arranged B2B meetings set up between international exhibitors and distributors from various sectors, will aslo be a feature of Cosmopack and Cosmoprof 2014. More than 260 buyers from around the world will be invited to the event, and they will meet more than 540 international exhibitors.