Cosmoprof's new ad campaign that will be used to promote the format's events in 2021.

Beauty Features

Cosmoprof Partners With Alibaba, Born, Needl for Digital Edition

The second iteration of the “WeCosmoprof” format will run Oct. 5 to 18.

clock September 15, 2020Sandra Salibian

A selection of new designs from the Watches & Wonders 2020 fair.


A Year of Magical Thinking

Markets and fairs have been thriving since ancient days, surviving war, invasion, and plagues far worse than COVID-19. Like myriad other industries, fashion can tailor its large-scale events around the current crisis with technology, creativity — and a leap of faith.

clock June 24, 2020Samantha Conti

WeCosmoprof My Match.

Beauty Features

Assessing the First Digital Beauty Trade Show

The weeklong WeCosmoprof digital event centered on forecasting the impacts of COVID-19 on the industry.

clock June 12, 2020Sandra Salibian

Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna's press conference in Milan.

Beauty Features

Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna Goes Digital, Cancels 2020 Edition

The “WeCosmoprof” digital event will run June 4 to 10.

clock April 28, 2020Sandra Salibian

Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna's press conference in Milan.

Beauty Features

Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna Further Postpones Dates

Originally slated to run this week and rescheduled due to the coronavirus crisis, the beauty trade show will now be held from Sept. 3 to 7.

clock March 12, 2020Sandra Salibian

People wearing masks in Piazza DuomoCoronavirus outbreak, Milan, Italy - 24 Feb 2020

Government and Trade

Italy Seeking Normality Coming to Terms With Coronavirus

The government is touting measures taken as the Italian virus strain has been isolated.

clock February 27, 2020Luisa Zargani

Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna

Beauty Features

Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna, Luxe Pack Shanghai Postpone Shows Due to Coronavirus

The fairs will now take place this summer.

clock February 24, 2020Jennifer Weil

Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna's press conference in Milan.

Beauty Features

Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna to Think 10 Years Ahead

Running March 12 to 16, the upcoming edition of the Italian beauty trade show will present the beauty trends of 2030 via different installations.

clock February 5, 2020Sandra Salibian

BolognaFiere's president Gianpiero Calzolari.

Beauty Features

Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna to Focus on Sustainability

The beauty trade show is in expansion mode, boosted by the number of exhibitors rising 8.2 percent and the debut of revamped pavilions.

clock February 14, 2019Sandra Salibian

Lanificio dell’Olivo’s booth at Pitti Filati.

Business Features

Global Relevance: International Trade Shows Lean Forward in Challenging Times

Show organizers are presenting more carefully articulated events that focus on the demands of the market.

clock November 14, 2018WWD Staff

Beauty Features

Ciocan Departs Cosmoprof North America

Liza Rapay will succeed Daniela Ciocan as the head of North America marketing to run Cosmoprof. She will operate out of a new office in New York City.

clock October 8, 2018Faye Brookman

2018 - CPNA

Beauty Features

Packaging Takes Center Stage at Cosmoprof North America

More than 40,000 attended the beauty extravaganza, the largest crowd ever. The environment and Instagrammable moments were top of mind on the exhibit floor.

clock August 7, 2018Faye Brookman

At Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna 2018

Beauty Features

Cosmoprof Acquires Media Group Health and Beauty

The operation will help the beauty trade show foster its presence in central Europe.

clock August 2, 2018Martino Carrera

Cosmoprof North America, CPNA, 2017, Las Vegas, NV

Beauty Features

Cosmoprof North America Kicks Off Beauty Pitch 2018

In addition to an opportunity to link investors with brands, CPNA will feature myriad educational sessions including a panel on pop-ups with industry innovators.

clock June 14, 2018Faye Brookman

Teaology Tea Infusion Skincare.


Natural Beauty: Grassroots No More

Green products come in many guises these days.

clock April 6, 2018Sandra Salibian

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