June 1, 2020 – Due to the
rapidly evolving circumstances domestically and globally concerning COVID-19,
event organizers BolognaFiere and the Professional Beauty Association have
postponed the 18th edition of Cosmoprof North America from September 2020
to June 27-29, 2021.
have been actively monitoring ongoing developments regarding this global health
emergency and have decided that rescheduling the show to 2021 is necessary
to ensure the health and safety of our exhibitors, attendees, and partners,”
says Enrico Zannini, General Manager of BolognaFiere Cosmoprof SpA. “The
well-being of the Cosmoprof community remains our top priority as we
eagerly await the opportunity to connect the beauty industry face-to-face
commitment remains to providing a show environment that is both productive and
safe, and postponing will allow us to meet our community’s expectations,”
says Steve Sleeper, Executive Director of the Professional Beauty Association.
“We are thankful for the patience and overwhelming support we have
received from our exhibitors, attendees, and partners in navigating this
the coming months, Cosmoprof North America will be working diligently on
launching a virtual trade show in the fall to connect current exhibitors
with buyers, distributors, retailers, and press from the Cosmoprof community to
encourage networking and business opportunities. Meanwhile, the entire
team will remain devoted to ensuring the 18th edition operates at the
level of prestige the show has been recognized for the past 17 years.
Cosmoprof North America: Cosmoprof North America is recognized for its
dynamic growth and unique programs. The event offers the entire
industry an opportunity to come together, make new relationships, and foster
collaborations. Cosmoprof North America serves as the premier launching
pad for new beauty brands, introducing revolutionary technologies, product
innovations, and new channels for distribution, packaging, and manufacturing.
The show is a powerful platform that has the ongoing support and presence
of leading beauty associations and key industry entities. Cosmoprof North
America is one of the destinations of the Cosmoprof network, today a 360°
worldwide platform for the international beauty community, with shows in
Bologna, Hong Kong, Mumbai, and Bangkok, which all together involve over
500,000 professionals and 10,000 exhibitors from all over the world.