Notification of the postponement of Cosmoprof India until late October is just the latest addition to the list of scores of industry events disrupted by the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic.
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This is highly significant news and it’s another indication that the current situation is now impacting on the scheduling of events which were originally due to take place in the Autumn. The organizers of the Cosmoprof India Show, BolognaFiere Group S.p.A and Informa Markets, have announced that the 2020 this event will now take place from 29 – 31 October 2020 at the Bombay Convention and Exhibition Centre. This hugely important show and event on the Indian subcontinent was originally scheduled to be held from 2 – 4 September 2020.

The rescheduling of all the main trade shows globally as a consequence of the outbreak of coronavirus (COVID-19) has forced us to rethink about the timing of our exhibition,” commented Mr. Gianpiero Calzolari, President of BolognaFiere Group “We are monitoring the situation constantly, in order to take care of the business needs of our exhibitors and buyers along with Informa Markets.Mr. Yogesh Mudras, Managing Director, Informa Markets in India, added: “It is a difficult but necessary decision to postpone the event. The COVID-19 situation presents a mixed and constantly changing scenario for the organizers of exhibitions worldwide. With an unflinching focus on the well-being of our customers, partners and employees, we believe the new date will allow more time for normality and confidence to return to the marketplace, ease travel restrictions, and provide all-around better conditions for exhibitors and visitors to engage. This will ensure that our stakeholders know they can receive the same outstanding experience and business that they have come to expect from the reputed Cosmoprof India Show, a 360° platform for the domestic and international beauty community.

As the situation continues to evolve, the organizers will be monitoring it and will continue to communicate with government bodies, industry players and other stakeholders with a view to further enhancing participants in the event.

Cosmoprof India was initially launched in 2018, with the 2019 event proving to be a great success, hosting 237 exhibitors from 23 countries, and 7,429 visitors from 48 countries. This year, Personal Care Ingredients & Lab will be co-located with Cosmoprof India to showcase the most innovative proposals in this sector, including ingredients for perfumery and cosmetics, essential oils, labs accessories, equipment and furniture and testing solutions.

This major postponement follows the rescheduling of Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna exhibition to 3 – 7 September 2020 and Cosmoprof North America Las Vegas to 20 – 22 September 2020.

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