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Cosmoprof India 2023 Concludes with a Resounding Success, Setting New Benchmarks in the Beauty Industry

The 4th edition of the key exhibition for the beauty industry in India recorded positive feedback from key domestic players and international suppliers and brands. Over 9,000 professionals from 55 countries attended the 3-day exhibition

The 4th edition of Cosmoprof India, a pivotal exhibition in the beauty industry, concluded on a high note, achieving remarkable success and establishing new standards. The event, held from 7 to 9 December 2023 at the Jio World Convention Centre in Mumbai, showcased the vibrant Indian beauty market with the participation of over 450 brands and exhibitors from 19 countries.

Key Highlights:

  • Over 9,000 professionals from 55 countries attended the 3-day exhibition, marking a substantial 20% growth from the previous edition.
  • Notable participating countries included India, United Arab Emirates, United States Of America, United Kingdom, Australia, France, Italy, Nepal, and South Korea.

Mr. Enrico Zannini, General Manager of BolognaFiere Cosmoprof, expressed excitement about the event’s success, noting that Cosmoprof India has become a strategic rendezvous for stakeholders in the fast-growing Indian beauty industry. He highlighted a significant 28% increase in new company attendance and a positive 49% growth in international brands compared to the previous year.

Joint efforts with Informa Markets in India, the partners in the venture, aim to make Cosmoprof India the premier platform for new business opportunities in the region, leveraging matchmaking tools and the extensive Cosmoprof international network.

Mr. Yogesh Mudras, Managing Director, Informa Markets in India, emphasized the event’s significance as the premier B2B platform for the dynamic beauty market. The 4th edition witnessed participation from over 450 companies and brands, reflecting a 20% growth in footfalls and a remarkable 44% increase in exhibitor participation.

Special Initiatives and Awards:

  • The event featured top-tier formats like CosmoTalks, CosmoForum, and Cosmo Onstage, enhancing the visitor experience and fostering meaningful business relationships.
  • Cosmoprof India Awards celebrated excellence in beauty, recognizing the best products, designs, and innovations.
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Insights and Feedback:

  • Participants in the Italian pavilion expressed satisfaction with fruitful interactions, highlighting the event’s efficiency and the potential of the Indian market for their products.
  • Positive feedback was received from buyers and companies, expressing great satisfaction with the immersive experience at the event.

Industry Perspectives:

  • Beauty industry professionals shared insights on the Indian market’s growth potential, the rise of e-commerce, and the increasing demand for international beauty products.
  • Challenges, such as the shortage of skilled technicians, were addressed, emphasizing the need for grassroots talent nurturing for sustainable growth.

Looking Ahead:

  • Cosmoprof India 2024 is scheduled to return to the Jio World Convention Centre in Mumbai from 5 to 7 December 2024.

Special Highlights:

  • Interactive educational sessions, engaging panel discussions, and awards ceremonies added value to the event, providing inspiration and valuable insights to beauty stakeholders.
  • The first edition of World Massage Meeting, organized in partnership with the European Massage Association and Cidesco International School, was a notable addition, focusing on advanced professional training in the massage industry.

Cosmoprof India 2023 demonstrated the dynamic potential of the Indian beauty sector, attracting international attention and setting new industry standards.