From the cosmetics innovations of Leonardo da Vinci to holistic philosophies and high-tech devices to sustainable materials and techniques
A time travel into the beauty universe, from the discoveries of the past that laid the foundations of the modern cosmetic industry to the cutting-edge and sustainable technologies used today by leading companies focused on formulations, materials and industrial production: this is Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna 2019, the leading B2B event for the cosmetic industry.
Over 2,900 exhibitors and 250,000 professionals from over 170 countries are anticipated in Bologna this March. There will be 26 country and group pavilions, representing Austria, Belgium, California, Chile, China, France, Germany, Greece, Indonesia, Ireland, Israel, Japan, Korea, Latvia, Pakistan, Poland, Romania, Spain, South Africa, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom and the United States. Over 30 sessions have been scheduled as part of CosmoTalks, with the participation of 200 international speakers. These are the elements that make Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna the observatory of the excellence of the beauty universe, the place where the trends of the future take shape, adapting the traditions and discoveries of the past.
LEONARDO DA VINCI – GENIUS AND BEAUTY
At the Service Center, the heart of the Bologna exhibition center, there will be an exclusive exhibition dedicated to the innovations brought by the genius of Leonardo da Vinci in the cosmetic field, on the occasion of the 500th anniversary of the artist’s death.
THE COSMOPACK FACTORY – NO.CO. – NO COMPROMIZE
Innovation will be the key theme of Cosmopack 2019, occurring Thursday 14 to Sunday 17 March 2019. The show dedicated to contract manufacturing and private label, process and packaging machinery, primary and secondary packaging, applicators ingredients, and raw materials will welcome the management of international cosmetic brands, purchasing managers, marketing and product development, R & D, and retailers interested in the previews of the collections and the latest innovations in technological research in the cosmetic supply chain.
Cosmopack has seen an important growth in exhibitors compared to its previous edition: the show will cover the pavilions 20, 15, 15A and 18 and, new for 2019, part of the hall 19.
In hall 20, Cosmopack will present a new section dedicated to contract manufacturing and packaging, with an installation on the colors and materials of sustainability of 2021, 20×2021 COLORS & MATERIALS, in collaboration with WGSN: a study on materials and their nuances which will be available to the industry in the near future.
Inside hall 19, the S.M.A.R.T. (Solution, Manufacturing, Automation, Research & Technology) area of Cosmopack – will showcase the excellence of automation solutions presented by international brands: Axomatic Citus-Kalix (Coesia Group), CMI Industries, Cosmatic, Coven, IDM Automation, IMA Group, Marchesini Group, Nastri-Tex, Omas Tecnosistemi, Tirelli, TGM-Technomachines, V2 Engineering, Vetraco, Weckerle, and Woojung Tech.
Hall 19 will also host the seventh edition of The Cosmopack Factory project, which for 2019, will present the production process of NO.CO. – NO COMPROMISE, a scalp oil made with the most environmentally -friendly industrial solutions and techniques. Thanks to its innovative formula and the use of ingredients of natural origin, NO.CO. is a water safe product; to removeit, only a third of the amount of water usually used during the rinsing phase is needed. Furthermore, the primary packaging of NO.CO. will be made with 100% recycled PET. The design of the bottle is being developed by the international agency centdegrés; the technologies used for the realization of the project are previded by a selection of companies exhibiting at Cosmopack: Cosmoproject for the formula, Omas Tecnosistemi for the machinery, Verve for packaging, and Aliplast for the regenerated PET polymer for the production of the bottle.