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Seen and heard at PCD 2017

Seen and heard at PCD 2017 - PUBLISHED February 02, 2017

BW Confidential highlights the innovations on show at packaging trade event PCD, which took place from January 18-19, 2017 in Paris

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MakeUp In launches MakeUp in Asia for Shanghai, Seoul and Tokyo

MakeUp In launches MakeUp in Asia for Shanghai, Seoul and Tokyo - PUBLISHED January 24, 2017

Paris-based trade show organizer Beauteam is looking to expand its reach in Asia by taking its MakeUp in show to one of three key Asian cities each ye…

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New ambitions for Cosmetic Valley

New ambitions for Cosmetic Valley - PUBLISHED January 20, 2017

French cosmetics industry cluster Cosmetic Valley is out to boost its critical mass, enhance its international profile and promote France’s position…

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TFWA to launch digital event at Cannes World Exhibition

TFWA to launch digital event at Cannes World Exhibition - PUBLISHED January 03, 2017

Travel retail association TFWA is to launch a new digital space as part of its World Exhibition in Cannes this year.

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Seen and heard at Cosmoprof Asia 2016

Seen and heard at Cosmoprof Asia 2016 - PUBLISHED December 15, 2016

BW Confidential reports on what was seen and heard at Cosmoprof Asia, which took place in Hong Kong from November 15-18

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Cautious optimism at MakeUp in Sao Paulo

Cautious optimism at MakeUp in Sao Paulo - PUBLISHED December 15, 2016

There is light at the end of the tunnel for the beauty business in Brazil, according to key industry players canvassed at this year’s color cosmetic…

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ADF & PCD event expects 6,000 visitors for 2017

ADF & PCD event expects 6,000 visitors for 2017 - PUBLISHED December 13, 2016

Trade show organizer Easyfairs Oriex expects more than 6,000 visitors to attend the ADF & PCD packaging show, which will be held in Paris from January…

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Pitti Immagine Uomo to debut beauty section in 2017

Pitti Immagine Uomo to debut beauty section in 2017 - PUBLISHED November 18, 2016

Italian men’s fashion event Pitti Immagine Uomo is to introduce a new section dedicated to beauty for its 91st edition in January next year.

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Seen and heard at Cosmetic 360 2016

Seen and heard at Cosmetic 360 2016 - PUBLISHED November 17, 2016

BW Confidential reports on what was seen and heard at the second edition of the industry trade show Cosmetic 360, organized by French industry cluster…

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INCC unveils new Mercedes-Benz fragrance

INCC unveils new Mercedes-Benz fragrance - PUBLISHED October 04, 2016

France-based fragrance company INCC unveiled its new women's fragrance for the Mercedes-Benz brand at a cocktail party at the TFWA World Exhibition in…

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TFWA World Exhibition 2016 kicks off

TFWA World Exhibition 2016 kicks off - PUBLISHED October 03, 2016

Trade association TFWA president Erik Juul-Mortensen kicked off the opening conference of this year’s World Exhibition in Cannes today by saying he …

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First PCD New York show attracts almost 2,000 visitors

First PCD New York show attracts almost 2,000 visitors - PUBLISHED September 29, 2016

“A good first edition” was how exhibitors described the inaugural US version of packaging show PCD New York.

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First edition of Beauty Forum Paris to take place on October 9-10

First edition of Beauty Forum Paris to take place on October 9-10 - PUBLISHED September 28, 2016

The first edition of trade show Beauty Forum Paris is to take place in the French capital from October 9-10.

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Trends from In Cosmetics North America

Trends from In Cosmetics North America - PUBLISHED September 22, 2016

Boosters or shots that enhance a product’s effects and increased demand for specialty ingredients in personal-care products were major trends at In-…

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Trends from MakeUp in New York

Trends from MakeUp in New York - PUBLISHED September 21, 2016

Matte colors, multi-functional items, personalization and special-effect make-up were key trends at this year’s MakeUp in New York trade show, which…

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This year’s Cosmetic 360 set to be bigger and more international

This year’s Cosmetic 360 set to be bigger and more international - PUBLISHED September 19, 2016

The second edition of Cosmetic 360, the beauty trade show focused on innovation, which takes place in Paris from October 13-14, is set to be bigger an…

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Seen and heard at World Perfumery Congress 2016

Seen and heard at World Perfumery Congress 2016 - PUBLISHED August 25, 2016

BW Confidential reports on the
World Perfumery Congress, which
took place from June 13-15 in Miami
Beach, Florida, US

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Seen and heard at MakeUp in Paris 2016

Seen and heard at MakeUp in Paris 2016 - PUBLISHED July 07, 2016

BW Confidential reports on what was seen and heard at MakeUp in Paris, which took place in the French capital from June 9-10

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Seen and heard at Alternative Fragrance & Beauty

Seen and heard at Alternative Fragrance & Beauty - PUBLISHED July 07, 2016

BW Confidential spotlights up-and-coming brands on show at Alternative Fragrance & Beauty, which took place in Paris from June 16-18

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Seen and heard at Beautyworld Middle East 2016

Seen and heard at Beautyworld Middle East 2016 - PUBLISHED June 23, 2016

BW Confidential reports on what was seen and heard at the Beautyworld Middle East show, which took place in Dubai from May 15-17

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Seen and heard at Luxe Pack New York 2016

Seen and heard at Luxe Pack New York 2016 - PUBLISHED June 09, 2016

BW Confidential reports on what was seen and heard at Luxe Pack New York, which took place from May 11-12

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Seen and heard at Cosmopack New York

Seen and heard at Cosmopack New York - PUBLISHED June 09, 2016

Conferences at this year’s Cosmopack New York put the focus on sustainability and branding

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Seen and heard at TFWA Asia Pacific 2016

Seen and heard at TFWA Asia Pacific 2016 - PUBLISHED May 26, 2016

BW Confidential reports on what was seen and heard at the TFWA Asia Pacific show, which took place in Singapore from May 8-12

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MakeUp in… highlights innovation and digital

MakeUp in… highlights innovation and digital - PUBLISHED May 12, 2016

Beauteam, the organizers of the MakeUp in… trade shows, is focusing on its Innovation Tree again this year.

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Seen and heard at Duty Free Show of the Americas 2016

Seen and heard at Duty Free Show of the Americas 2016 - PUBLISHED April 28, 2016

BW Confidential reports on what was seen and heard at the Duty Free Show of the Americas, which took place in Orlando from April 4-6

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in-cosmetics sees record-breaking edition in 2016

in-cosmetics sees record-breaking edition in 2016 - PUBLISHED April 28, 2016

The 2016 edition of in-cosmetics, which took place in Paris from 12-14 April, was described as a record-breaking edition by event organizers Reed Exhi…

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Seen and heard at Esxence 2016

Seen and heard at Esxence 2016 - PUBLISHED April 14, 2016

BW Confidential reports on what was seen and heard at the eighth edition of the Esxence show, which took place from March 31-April 3 in Milan, Italy

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MakeUp in Seoul sees 20% increase in exhibitors

MakeUp in Seoul sees 20% increase in exhibitors - PUBLISHED April 13, 2016

The third edition of make-up trade show MakeUp in Seoul, which took place from April 6-7, saw a 20% rise in exhibitor numbers to 53, according to show…

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Five trends from In-Cosmetics

Five trends from In-Cosmetics - PUBLISHED April 13, 2016

Five key trends emerged from the In-Cosmetics trade show, which is taking place in Paris this week:

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Visitor numbers down at Duty Free Show of the Americas

Visitor numbers down at Duty Free Show of the Americas - PUBLISHED April 08, 2016

As the 48th edition of the Duty Free Show of the Americas drew to a close on Wednesday, preliminary visitor numbers stood at around 2,400, down 11% co…

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Seen and heard at Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna 2016

Seen and heard at Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna 2016 - PUBLISHED March 31, 2016

BW Confidential reports on what was seen and heard at Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna and Cosmopack, which took place in Italy from March 17-21

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Cosmetic360 looks to foster innovation

Cosmetic360 looks to foster innovation - PUBLISHED March 17, 2016

Paris-based trade show Cosmetic360, organized by France’s industry cluster Cosmetic Valley, is putting a greater spotlight on innovative companies t…

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Cosmopack Bologna opens its doors

Cosmopack Bologna opens its doors - PUBLISHED March 17, 2016

Cosmopack, the packaging part of beauty trade show Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna, opens its doors in Italy today, one day earlier than the main Cosmopro…

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Luxury-Outlook conference to examine impact of Chinese slowdown

Luxury-Outlook conference to examine impact of Chinese slowdown - PUBLISHED March 08, 2016

The sixth edition of the Luxury-Outlook conference organized by the International Luxury Business Association will focus on the impact of China’s sl…

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Seen and heard at PCD 2016

Seen and heard at PCD 2016 - PUBLISHED February 18, 2016

BW Confidential reports on what was seen and heard at the PCD packaging show, which took place in Paris from February 3-4

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Easyfairs acquires PCD packaging trade show

Easyfairs acquires PCD packaging trade show - PUBLISHED February 10, 2016

EFI, part of the Artexis Easyfairs group, is to acquire French company Oriex Communication, which organizes Paris packaging trade shows ADF and PCD.

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Tranoi trade show to debut fragrance section at Paris event

Tranoi trade show to debut fragrance section at Paris event - PUBLISHED January 04, 2016

French fashion trade show Tranoi will introduce a niche fragrance area to its January event for the first time.

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MakeUp in São Paulo sees strong second edition

MakeUp in São Paulo sees strong second edition - PUBLISHED December 21, 2015

Despite the tough economy in Brazil, the second edition of the MakeUp in São Paulo trade show generated much

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CES introduces BeautyTech Summit for 2016

CES introduces BeautyTech Summit for 2016 - PUBLISHED December 17, 2015

Technology event CES (Consumer Technology Association), to be held in Las Vegas from January 6-9, 2016, will host its inaugural BeautyTech Summit alon…

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Seen and heard at Cosmoprof Asia 2015

Seen and heard at Cosmoprof Asia 2015 - PUBLISHED December 03, 2015

BW Confidential reports on what was seen and heard at Cosmoprof Asia, which took place in Hong Kong from November 11-13

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Beyond Beauty Paris overhauled for 2016

Beyond Beauty Paris overhauled for 2016 - PUBLISHED November 20, 2015

Trade show organizer Informa is transforming its Beyond Beauty Paris event for 2016.

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New York edition of PCD and Aerosol & Dispensing Forum set for 2016

New York edition of PCD and Aerosol & Dispensing Forum set for 2016 - PUBLISHED November 19, 2015

Paris-based trade show PCD (Packaging of Perfume, Cosmetics & Design) and sister show Aerosol & Dispensing Forum will hold their first event in New Yo…

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Seen and heard at Luxe Pack Monaco 2015

Seen and heard at Luxe Pack Monaco 2015 - PUBLISHED November 19, 2015

BW Confidential reports on what was seen and heard at packaging show Luxe Pack Monaco, which took place from October 21-23

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Seen and heard at Cosmetic 360 2015

Seen and heard at Cosmetic 360 2015 - PUBLISHED November 19, 2015

BW Confidential reports on what was seen and heard at new industry event Cosmetic 360, which was held in Paris from October 15-16

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Seen and heard at TFWA World Exhibition 2015

Seen and heard at TFWA World Exhibition 2015 - PUBLISHED November 05, 2015

BW Confidential reports on what was seen and heard at the TFWA World Exhibition & Conference, which was held in Cannes, France from October 18-23

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Retailtainment key topic at TFWA

Retailtainment key topic at TFWA - PUBLISHED October 23, 2015

Much of the discussion on the ground at the TFWA World Exhibition this week was how to convert travelers into consumers in airport stores, whether thr…

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TFWA kicks off World Exhibition in Cannes

TFWA kicks off World Exhibition in Cannes - PUBLISHED October 19, 2015

The 31st edition of the Tax Free World Association’s World Exhibition opened today in Cannes, France.

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Beyond Beauty ASEAN sees 25% increase in visitors for second edition

Beyond Beauty ASEAN sees 25% increase in visitors for second edition - PUBLISHED October 14, 2015

The second edition of Beyond Beauty ASEAN, held in Bangkok, Thailand from September 24-26, saw a 25% increase in visitor numbers to 10,418 compared wi…

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Record performance for MakeUp in New York

Record performance for MakeUp in New York - PUBLISHED September 24, 2015

Trade event organizer Beauteam said that its MakeUp in New York event, which was held from September 9-10, put in a record performance this year.

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Seen and heard at Beyond Beauty 2015

Seen and heard at Beyond Beauty 2015 - PUBLISHED September 24, 2015

BW Confidential reports on what was seen and heard at Beyond Beauty Paris, which took place from September 15-17

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Cosmopack International Business Forum & Exhibition launches today

Cosmopack International Business Forum & Exhibition launches today - PUBLISHED September 16, 2015

The first edition of Cosmopack’s International Business Forum & Exhibition in New York kicks off today

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Top trends at China Beauty Expo 2015

Top trends at China Beauty Expo 2015 - PUBLISHED September 10, 2015

BW Confidential reports on the trends that were spotted at trade show China Beauty Expo, which took place in Shanghai from May 19-21

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Seen and heard at MakeUp in Paris

Seen and heard at MakeUp in Paris - PUBLISHED July 09, 2015

BW Confidential reports on what was seen and heard at the MakeUp in Paris trade show, which took place from June 18-19

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Cosmoprof North America introducing new features this year

Cosmoprof North America introducing new features this year - PUBLISHED June 25, 2015

Trade show Cosmoprof North America is to introduce a string of new features at this year’s event, which will take place in Las Vegas from July 12-14…

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Seen and heard at Beautyworld Middle East

Seen and heard at Beautyworld Middle East - PUBLISHED June 25, 2015

BW Confidential reports on what was seen and heard at the Beautyworld Middle East show, which took place in Dubai, UAE from May 26-28

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Seen and heard at China Beauty Expo

Seen and heard at China Beauty Expo - PUBLISHED June 11, 2015

BW Confidential reports on what was seen and heard at China Beauty Expo, which took place in Shanghai from May 19-21

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Cosmopack to hold International Business Forum & Exhibition

Cosmopack to hold International Business Forum & Exhibition - PUBLISHED May 28, 2015

Trade show Cosmopack, organized by the BolognaFiere Group, is to launch the first edition of its International Business Forum & Exhibition in New York…

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Seen and heard at TFWA Asia Pacfic

Seen and heard at TFWA Asia Pacfic - PUBLISHED May 28, 2015

BW Confidential reports on what was seen and heard at the 20th edition of the TFWA Asia Pacific show, which took place in Singapore from May 10-14

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TFWA Asia Pacific closes on a high note

TFWA Asia Pacific closes on a high note - PUBLISHED May 15, 2015

The TFWA Asia Pacific show, which was held in Singapore this week, was described as a record edition by organizers.

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Cosmetic 360 aiming to be a reference for innovation

Cosmetic 360 aiming to be a reference for innovation - PUBLISHED May 14, 2015

French fragrance and cosmetics cluster Cosmetic Valley is looking to boost industry exchanges on innovation with its new trade-show concept called Cos…

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Hong Kong declines and consolidation highlighted at TFWA Asia Pacific

Hong Kong declines and consolidation highlighted at TFWA Asia Pacific - PUBLISHED May 13, 2015

The decline in Chinese travelers to Hong Kong and the fall-off in business in the territory, as well as the operator consolidation trend were highligh…

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TFWA Asia Pacific kicks off 20th edition

TFWA Asia Pacific kicks off 20th edition - PUBLISHED May 11, 2015

The 20th edition of travel-retail show TFWA Asia Pacific kicked off in Singapore this morning with a day full of conferences.

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Seen and heard at Esxence 2015

Seen and heard at Esxence 2015 - PUBLISHED April 30, 2015

BW Confidential reports on what was seen and heard at the Esxence trade show, which took place in Milan, Italy from March 26-29

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Seen and heard at Duty Free Show of the Americas

Seen and heard at Duty Free Show of the Americas - PUBLISHED April 16, 2015

Travel retail in the Americas region has seen its share of troubles worsen since last year. BW Confidential reports on the latest news from the Duty F…

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Seen and heard at Cosmopack and Cosmoprof Worldwide 2015

Seen and heard at Cosmopack and Cosmoprof Worldwide 2015 - PUBLISHED April 02, 2015

BW Confidential reports on what was seen and heard at this year’s edition of Cosmopack and Cosmoprof Worldwide in Bologna

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Beyond Beauty Paris repositions

Beyond Beauty Paris repositions - PUBLISHED April 02, 2015

Trade show organizer Informa Exhibitions is looking to reposition the Paris trade event Beyond Beauty Paris this year.

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Duty Free Show of the Americas opens

Duty Free Show of the Americas opens - PUBLISHED March 23, 2015

The 47th edition of Duty Free Show of the Americas is opening today in Orlando, Florida.

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Duty Free Show of the Americas exhibitors highlight regional challenges

Duty Free Show of the Americas exhibitors highlight regional challenges - PUBLISHED March 23, 2015

The IAADFS Duty Free Show of the Americas kicked off today amid worries regarding the state of the travel-retail business in light of continued curren…

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Cosmoprof Worldwide kicks off 48th edition

Cosmoprof Worldwide kicks off 48th edition - PUBLISHED March 20, 2015

The 48th edition of beauty trade show Cosmoprof Worldwide is opening today in Bologna, Italy.

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Packaging show Cosmopack opens in Bologna

Packaging show Cosmopack opens in Bologna - PUBLISHED March 19, 2015

Cosmopack, the trade show dedicated to packaging and contract manufacturing, is opening today in Bologna, Italy, just one day before the Cosmoprof exh…

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Seen and heard at PCD 2015

Seen and heard at PCD 2015 - PUBLISHED February 19, 2015

BW Confidential reports on what was seen and heard at packaging show PCD, which took place in Paris from February 4-5

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Travel retailers need to do more on digital, says study

Travel retailers need to do more on digital, says study - PUBLISHED February 11, 2015

Airports, travel retailers and brands need to do more when it comes to digital to inform travelers about airport shopping, according to a survey by re…

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Cosmetic Valley to launch trade show in Paris

Cosmetic Valley to launch trade show in Paris - PUBLISHED January 15, 2015

French industry cluster Cosmetic Valley announced that it is launching a trade show this year in Paris called Cosmetic 360.

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Seen and heard at Cosmoprof Asia 2014

Seen and heard at Cosmoprof Asia 2014 - PUBLISHED December 18, 2014

BW Confidential reports on what was seen and heard at Cosmoprof Asia, which took place in Hong Kong from November 12-14

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First edition of MakeUp in São Paulo takes place

First edition of MakeUp in São Paulo takes place - PUBLISHED December 18, 2014

Exhibitors and visitors expressed enthusiasm over the first edition of MakeUp in São Paulo, the color cosmetics trade show for the South American mar…

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BeautyEurasia expects record event in 2015

BeautyEurasia expects record event in 2015 - PUBLISHED December 04, 2014

Trade show organizer ITE Beauty Events expects next year’s BeautyEurasia event to set new records

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Seen and heard at Luxe Pack Monaco 2014

Seen and heard at Luxe Pack Monaco 2014 - PUBLISHED December 04, 2014

BW Confidential reports on what was seen and heard at luxury packaging show Luxe Pack Monaco

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Seen and heard at TFWA World Exhibition 2014

Seen and heard at TFWA World Exhibition 2014 - PUBLISHED November 20, 2014

BW Confidential reports on what was seen and heard at the TFWA World Exhibition, which was held in Cannes, France from October 26-31

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TFWA kicks off World Exhibition in Cannes

TFWA kicks off World Exhibition in Cannes - PUBLISHED October 27, 2014

The 30th edition of the Tax Free World Association’s World Edition opened today in Cannes, France.

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Seen and heard at MakeUp in New York 2014

Seen and heard at MakeUp in New York 2014 - PUBLISHED October 09, 2014

BW Confidential reports on what was seen and heard at the fourth edition of MakeUp in New York, which was held from September 23-24

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First edition of Cosmopack New York Symposium takes place

First edition of Cosmopack New York Symposium takes place - PUBLISHED October 09, 2014

SoGeCos/Bologna Fiere, organizer of Italian beauty packaging trade fair Cosmopack, hosted the first edition of its Cosmopack New York Symposium for pa…

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Seen and heard at Cosmeeting & Creative Beauty 2014

Seen and heard at Cosmeeting & Creative Beauty 2014 - PUBLISHED September 25, 2014

BW Confidential reports on what was seen and heard at Cosmeeting and Creative Beauty, held in Paris from September 9-11

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Cosmoprof brings Cosmopack to New York

Cosmoprof brings Cosmopack to New York - PUBLISHED August 28, 2014

BolognaFiere Group, the organizers of trade show Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna, will launch an edition of packaging and raw materials show, Cosmopack, i…

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MakeUp in São Paulo to launch in December 2014

MakeUp in São Paulo to launch in December 2014 - PUBLISHED July 10, 2014

Paris-based Beauteam has confirmed that it is is going ahead with its make-up trade show for the Brazilian and Latin American market

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World Perfumery Congress, Deauville

World Perfumery Congress, Deauville - PUBLISHED July 10, 2014

The future of fragrance was the theme of the World Perfumery Congress (WPC), and unsurprisingly emerging markets were highlighted as key to growth ove…

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Innovations at MakeUp in Paris

Innovations at MakeUp in Paris - PUBLISHED July 10, 2014

What was seen and heard at the Paris make-up trade show

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Seen and heard at Beautyworld Middle East 2014

Seen and heard at Beautyworld Middle East 2014 - PUBLISHED June 26, 2014

What was seen and heard at this year’s Beautyworld Middle East show, held in Dubai, UAE from May 27-29

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Seen and heard at Luxe Pack New York 2014

Seen and heard at Luxe Pack New York 2014 - PUBLISHED June 12, 2014

BW Confidential reports on what was seen and heard at the 12th edition of Luxe Pack New York

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Seen and heard at China Beauty Expo 2014

Seen and heard at China Beauty Expo 2014 - PUBLISHED June 12, 2014

BW Confidential reports on what was seen and heard at China Beauty Expo, held in Shanghai from May 7-9

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World Perfumery Congress kicks off 2014 edition

World Perfumery Congress kicks off 2014 edition - PUBLISHED June 10, 2014

The 2014 World Perfumery Congress (WPC) opened its doors today in Deauville, France and will run from June 10-12

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Seen and Heard at TFWA Asia Pacific 2014

Seen and Heard at TFWA Asia Pacific 2014 - PUBLISHED May 29, 2014

BW Confidential reports on the travel retail show TFWA Asia Pacific, held in Singapore from May 11-15

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Strong showing at Luxe Pack New York

Strong showing at Luxe Pack New York - PUBLISHED May 16, 2014

Luxury packaging trade show Luxe Pack New York reported strong visitor numbers for its first day

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MWV reveals skincare usage study at Luxe Pack New York

MWV reveals skincare usage study at Luxe Pack New York - PUBLISHED May 16, 2014

Packaging supplier MWV shared findings from its Skincare Research and Insights Study at the Luxe Pack New York show

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AS Watson to ramp up digital CRM program

AS Watson to ramp up digital CRM program - PUBLISHED May 16, 2014

Hong Kong-based retailer AS Watson Group is to invest $60m in its digital CRM strategy for its health and beauty stores in Asia and Europe

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TFWA Asia Pacific ends on a high note

TFWA Asia Pacific ends on a high note - PUBLISHED May 15, 2014

The TFWA Asia Pacific closing press conference today revealed that visitor numbers, as of Thursday at noon, were up 9% from last year to 2,593

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Luxe Pack New York opens 12th edition

Luxe Pack New York opens 12th edition - PUBLISHED May 14, 2014

Packaging trade show Luxe Pack is opening its 12th edition today, its biggest show edition yet, at a new venue, Pier 92, in midtown Manhattan

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New launches presented at TFWA Asia Pacific show

New launches presented at TFWA Asia Pacific show - PUBLISHED May 14, 2014

A string of new launches are being presented at the TFWA Asia Pacific show, taking place this week in Singapore

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Packaging suppliers divided on state of the industry at Luxe Pack New York

Packaging suppliers divided on state of the industry at Luxe Pack New York - PUBLISHED May 14, 2014

Packaging suppliers polled on the opening day of trade show Luxe Pack New York are divided about the packaging market’s performance so far this year

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TFWA Asia Pacific welcomes record number of exhibitors

TFWA Asia Pacific welcomes record number of exhibitors - PUBLISHED May 13, 2014

The TFWA Asia Pacific exhibition opened its trade floor today with a record number of exhibitors.

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TFWA Asia Pacific kicks off in Singapore

TFWA Asia Pacific kicks off in Singapore - PUBLISHED May 12, 2014

The first day of the travel-retail trade show TFWA Asia Pacific kicked off in Singapore today with a series of conferences highlighting the importance…

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Seen and heard at Cosmopack and Cosmoprof Worldwide 2014

Seen and heard at Cosmopack and Cosmoprof Worldwide 2014 - PUBLISHED April 17, 2014

BW Confidential reports what was seen and heard at Cosmopack and Cosmoprof Worldwide in Bologna from April 2-7

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Cosmoprof Worldwide opens 46th edition today

Cosmoprof Worldwide opens 46th edition today - PUBLISHED April 04, 2014

The 46th edition of beauty trade show Cosmoprof Worldwide opens today in Bologna, Italy

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Seen and heard at Esxence 2014

Seen and heard at Esxence 2014 - PUBLISHED April 03, 2014

With its sixth edition, the Esxence show, which took place in Milan, Italy from March 20-23, has confirmed its status as the premier event for niche f…

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Cosmopack opens 46th edition

Cosmopack opens 46th edition - PUBLISHED April 02, 2014

Cosmopack, the trade show dedicated to packaging and contract manufacturing, is kicking off its 46th edition today in Bologna, Italy

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Cosmopack exhibitors forecasting stronger market in 2014

Cosmopack exhibitors forecasting stronger market in 2014 - PUBLISHED April 02, 2014

Cautious optimism would best describe the mood at Cosmopack, the packaging and contract manufacturing trade show, which opened in Bologna, Italy today

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Big data set to change luxury industry

Big data set to change luxury industry - PUBLISHED March 21, 2014

Big data is set to change how luxury brands communicate with consumers and sell their products in retail, according to speakers at the Luxury 2025 con…

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Seen and heard at the 2014 Duty Free Show of the Americas

Seen and heard at the 2014 Duty Free Show of the Americas - PUBLISHED March 20, 2014

BW Confidential reports on what was seen and heard at the 46th edition of the Duty Free Show of the Americas

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Industry cautious over region on final day of Duty Free Show of the Americas

Industry cautious over region on final day of Duty Free Show of the Americas - PUBLISHED March 12, 2014

The 46th edition of the Duty Free Show of the Americas entered its third and final day today. Although final visitor figures were not yet available, t…

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Duty Free Show of the Americas opens its doors

Duty Free Show of the Americas opens its doors - PUBLISHED March 10, 2014

The 46th edition of the Duty Free Show of the Americas, run by the industry association IAADFS, opens its doors in Orlando, Florida today

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Seen & heard at PCD 2014

Seen & heard at PCD 2014 - PUBLISHED February 20, 2014

BW Confidential reports on what was seen and heard at packaging show PCD, which took place in Paris from February 5-6

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Seen & heard at Intercharm Moscow 2013

Seen & heard at Intercharm Moscow 2013 - PUBLISHED December 19, 2013

BW Confidential reports on what was seen and heard at the Intercharm Moscow trade show, held from November 27-30, 2013

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Seen and heard at Cosmoprof Asia

Seen and heard at Cosmoprof Asia - PUBLISHED December 05, 2013

BW Confidential reports on what was seen and heard at the Cosmoprof Asia show, held in Hong Kong from November 13-15

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Beyond Beauty Events teams up with China Beauty Expo

Beyond Beauty Events teams up with China Beauty Expo - PUBLISHED November 27, 2013

Trade-show organizer Beyond Beauty Events, part of the Informa group, has entered into a partnership with Shanghai-based China Beauty Expo

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Seen and heard at Luxe Pack Monaco 2013

Seen and heard at Luxe Pack Monaco 2013 - PUBLISHED November 21, 2013

What was seen and heard at packaging trade show Luxe Pack Monaco, which took place from October 23 -25, 2013

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Seen and heard at the TFWA World Exhibition 2013

Seen and heard at the TFWA World Exhibition 2013 - PUBLISHED November 07, 2013

What was seen and heard at this year’s TFWA World Exhibition, held in Cannes, France from October 20-25

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Beauteam launches MakeUp in Seoul

Beauteam launches MakeUp in Seoul - PUBLISHED November 07, 2013

Beauteam, which organizes the MakeUp in Paris and MakeUp in New York exhibitions, is launching MakeUp in Seoul in South Korea in 2014

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L'Oréal presents

L'Oréal presents "global shopper department" at TFWA World Exhibition - PUBLISHED November 07, 2013

L'Oréal outlined the aim of its new ‘global shopper department’, created for its travel-retail division, in Cannes at this year's TFWA World Exhi…

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Shiseido continues its multi-brand travel retail approach

Shiseido continues its multi-brand travel retail approach - PUBLISHED November 07, 2013

At the 2013 TFWA World Exhibition, Japanese group Shiseido announced it was forging ahead with its multi-brand travel retail strategy

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Ferragamo Parfums showcases four new launches at TFWA

Ferragamo Parfums showcases four new launches at TFWA - PUBLISHED November 07, 2013

Salvatore Ferragamo Parfums presented four new projects at this year's TFWA World Exhibition

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Mavive launches Merchant of Venice brand and flagship store

Mavive launches Merchant of Venice brand and flagship store - PUBLISHED November 07, 2013

Italian company Mavive presented its new brand, The Merchant of Venice, at this year's TFWA World Exhibition

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Art & Fragrances showcases Azalée and Jaguar fragrances

Art & Fragrances showcases Azalée and Jaguar fragrances - PUBLISHED November 07, 2013

Art & Fragrance showcased a new Azalée fragrance from Lalique and a new Jaguar scent at this year's TFWA World Exhibition

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Travalo introduces two new sprays

Travalo introduces two new sprays - PUBLISHED November 07, 2013

Portable fragrance specialist Travalo showed its upgraded Classic Excel spray and the Crystal by Travalo spray at this year's TFWA

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Parlux to launch Kenneth Cole and Jay Z fragrances

Parlux to launch Kenneth Cole and Jay Z fragrances - PUBLISHED November 07, 2013

At this year's TFWA World Exhibition, US-based Parlux showed its first launch for the Kenneth Cole brand.

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Selectiva introduces Simply Pink and Black Sugar fragrances

Selectiva introduces Simply Pink and Black Sugar fragrances - PUBLISHED November 07, 2013

Italian company Selectiva presented two new fragrances in its Pink Sugar range of sweet fragrances at this year's TFWA World Exhibition

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Air-Val signs Angry Birds fragrance license

Air-Val signs Angry Birds fragrance license - PUBLISHED November 07, 2013

Spain-based Air-Val has signed a worldwide fragrance license for gaming brand Angry Birds

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Koto Parfums introduces Ange Lapin

Koto Parfums introduces Ange Lapin - PUBLISHED November 07, 2013

French children’s fragrance company Koto Parfums showcased its latest license, a fragrance for babies, at this year's TFWA

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TFWA World Exhibition opening conference reveals buoyant travel-retail market

TFWA World Exhibition opening conference reveals buoyant travel-retail market - PUBLISHED October 21, 2013

The global travel-retail and duty-free market is showing healthy growth, said TFWA president Erik Juul-Mortensen at the opening conference of the TFWA…

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Seen & heard at Pitti Fragranze 2013

Seen & heard at Pitti Fragranze 2013 - PUBLISHED October 10, 2013

BW Confidential reports on the Pitti Fragranze show's 11th edition, held in Florence, Italy from September 13-15

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Seen & heard at Beyond Beauty 2013

Seen & heard at Beyond Beauty 2013 - PUBLISHED September 26, 2013

Beyond Beauty, the Paris-based trade show comprised of two exhibitions—Cosmeeting Paris and Creative Beauty—held its 11 th edition from

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Seen and heard at MakeUp in Paris, 2013

Seen and heard at MakeUp in Paris, 2013 - PUBLISHED July 11, 2013

MakeUp in Paris’ fourth edition was rich in packaging, design and formulation innovations

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Intercharm Moscow's 20th edition to be held in November

Intercharm Moscow's 20th edition to be held in November - PUBLISHED July 11, 2013

Intercharm Moscow will hold its 20th edition this year from November 27-30.

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Seen and heard at Luxe Pack New York 2013

Seen and heard at Luxe Pack New York 2013 - PUBLISHED June 27, 2013

This year’s edition of luxury packaging trade show Luxe Pack New York welcomed a record number of exhibitors and visitors

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In-Cosmetics Brasil to launch in September 2014

In-Cosmetics Brasil to launch in September 2014 - PUBLISHED June 27, 2013

Personal-care ingredients trade show In-Cosmetics is to launch a new edition of the show in South America, in collaboration with ABIHPEC, next Septemb…

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Seen and heard at the Beautyworld Middle East show, 2013

Seen and heard at the Beautyworld Middle East show, 2013 - PUBLISHED June 13, 2013

This year's edition of the show saw a 32% increase in visitors, proof of its role as a business platform for the region's beauty market

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Expansion and growth at China Beauty Expo 2013

Expansion and growth at China Beauty Expo 2013 - PUBLISHED June 13, 2013

This year’s edition of China Beauty Expo, held at Shanghai’s Pudong New International Expo Center welcomed 1,657 exhibitors from 22 countries and …

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Seen & Heard at the TFWA Asia Pacific show, 2013

Seen & Heard at the TFWA Asia Pacific show, 2013 - PUBLISHED May 30, 2013

We report on what was seen at the TFWA Asia Pacific Show

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Seen and heard at In Cosmetics 2013

Seen and heard at In Cosmetics 2013 - PUBLISHED May 02, 2013

Cosmetics ingredients trade show In Cosmetics held its biggest event ever in Paris from April 16-18. The show welcomed 650 exhibitors

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Innovations at Luxe Pack Shanghai 2013

Innovations at Luxe Pack Shanghai 2013 - PUBLISHED May 02, 2013

The sixth edition of Luxe Pack Shanghai held from April 23-24 welcomed 121 exhibitors (+33% on 2012, including 32% who

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IAADFS Duty Free Show of the Americas

IAADFS Duty Free Show of the Americas - PUBLISHED April 18, 2013

BW Confidential brings highlights from the 2013
edition of Duty Free Show of the Americas

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Esxence

Esxence - PUBLISHED April 04, 2013

The mood was increasingly international at Esxence, the niche fragrance fair held in Milan, Italy from

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Cosmoprof Bologna 2013

Cosmoprof Bologna 2013 - PUBLISHED March 21, 2013

BW Confidential highlights innovations presented at this year’s edition of
Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna

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PCD, Paris

PCD, Paris - PUBLISHED February 21, 2013

We report on what was seen at packaging show PCD

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HBA to launch fragrance pavilion

HBA to launch fragrance pavilion - PUBLISHED December 20, 2012

New York-based trade show HBA Global Expo is to launch a new fragrance pavilion

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Seen & heard at Cosmoprof Asia

Seen & heard at Cosmoprof Asia - PUBLISHED December 06, 2012

Trends and views from the Hong Kong show

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Luxe Pack Monaco 2012

Luxe Pack Monaco 2012 - PUBLISHED November 22, 2012

Seen and heard at the Luxe Pack Monaco packaging show

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Seen & heard at the TFWA World Exhibition, Cannes

Seen & heard at the TFWA World Exhibition, Cannes - PUBLISHED November 08, 2012

BW Confidential reports on the show, which was held in Cannes, France from October 22-26

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Beyond Beauty gears up for 10th anniversary

Beyond Beauty gears up for 10th anniversary - PUBLISHED July 12, 2012

Paris-based trade show Beyond Beauty is celebrating its 10th anniversary this year with a host of new initiatives

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Cosmoprof North America launches indie brand area

Cosmoprof North America launches indie brand area - PUBLISHED July 12, 2012

The Cosmoprof North America trade show is to introduce a new area at the exhibition called Spotlights,

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A look at innovations presented at MakeUp in Paris

A look at innovations presented at MakeUp in Paris - PUBLISHED July 12, 2012

BW Confidential highlights what was presented at the Make Up in Paris trade show, which was held from June 21-22

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Seen & heard at the HBA

Seen & heard at the HBA - PUBLISHED July 12, 2012

BW Confidential reports on the HBA Global Expo, which took place in New York from June 19-21

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Beautyworld Middle East 2012

Beautyworld Middle East 2012 - PUBLISHED June 28, 2012

BW Confidential reports on what was seen and heard at the Beautyworld Middle East show, which took place in Dubai, UAE from May 29-31

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Seen & heard at Duty Free Show of the Americas, Orlando

Seen & heard at Duty Free Show of the Americas, Orlando - PUBLISHED April 19, 2012

Highlights from this year’s Duty Free Show of the Americas event

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Seen & heard at Cosmoprof Bologna 2012

Seen & heard at Cosmoprof Bologna 2012 - PUBLISHED April 05, 2012

BW Confidential reports on trends spotted at the Bologna show

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TFWA Asia Pacific to continue in Singapore

TFWA Asia Pacific to continue in Singapore - PUBLISHED January 12, 2012

The Tax Free World Association (TFWA) is to continue to host its Asia Pacific event in Singapore until at least 2015.

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HBA to launch new section at this year's show

HBA to launch new section at this year's show - PUBLISHED January 12, 2012

US-based trade show HBA Global Expo is to launch a new section called the Splash Pavilion at its 2012 event

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Luxe Pack changes dates for Shanghai show

Luxe Pack changes dates for Shanghai show - PUBLISHED December 08, 2011

The 2012 edition of packaging show Luxe Pack Shanghai is to take place next March 28-29 and not April 3-4

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New China travel-retail convention to launch

New China travel-retail convention to launch - PUBLISHED December 08, 2011

Media company Ink and events organizer GIS Events have joined up to launch a convention and conference for the travel-retail industry in China.

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Intercharm Moscow sees successful 2011 show

Intercharm Moscow sees successful 2011 show - PUBLISHED November 24, 2011

Trade show Intercharm Moscow put on a bigger and better event this year.

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Seen & heard at Cosmoprof Asia 2011

Seen & heard at Cosmoprof Asia 2011 - PUBLISHED November 24, 2011

Innovations and trends from the Hong Kong show

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Innovations from Luxe Pack Monaco

Innovations from Luxe Pack Monaco - PUBLISHED November 10, 2011

There was a wealth of innovations on show at the Monaco luxury packaging show, which took place from October 19 -21

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Intercharm Milano's second edition

Intercharm Milano's second edition - PUBLISHED October 27, 2011

There were mixed reactions to the second edition of the Intercharm Milano event, which took place from September 24-26

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TFWA World Exhibition 2011

TFWA World Exhibition 2011 - PUBLISHED October 27, 2011

Seen & heard at the Cannes show

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Seen & heard at Beyond Beauty Paris 2011

Seen & heard at Beyond Beauty Paris 2011 - PUBLISHED October 13, 2011

Innovations seen at the Paris trade show

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Seen & heard at Beautyworld Middle East

Seen & heard at Beautyworld Middle East - PUBLISHED July 14, 2011

Beautyworld Middle East put on a bigger and better event in Dubai this year

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Makeup in Paris' strong second edition

Makeup in Paris' strong second edition - PUBLISHED July 14, 2011

Beauteam, the organizers of Makeup in Paris say they are aiming to revisit the traditional trade show concept and re-invent a new type of professional…

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HBA Global Expo's 2011 edition

HBA Global Expo's 2011 edition - PUBLISHED July 14, 2011

BW Confidential looks at trends from this year’s HBA Global exhibition

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MakeUp in Paris gears up for second edition

MakeUp in Paris gears up for second edition - PUBLISHED June 16, 2011

MakeUp in Paris, the trade show devoted to the color cosmetics industry, is gearing up for its second edition,

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TFWA Asia Pacific, Singapore 2011

TFWA Asia Pacific, Singapore 2011 - PUBLISHED June 16, 2011

The buzz over Asian business generated a buoyant mood at the Tax Free Asia Pacific show, which took place in Singapore from May 16-19. BW Confidential…

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Duty Free show of the Americas, Orlando 2011

Duty Free show of the Americas, Orlando 2011 - PUBLISHED April 21, 2011

BW Confidential reports on what was seen & heard at the Orlando show

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Cosmoprof Bologna 2011

Cosmoprof Bologna 2011 - PUBLISHED April 07, 2011

BW Confidential reports on the trends and what was seen and heard at the Bologna show

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Luxe Pack Monaco 2010

Luxe Pack Monaco 2010 - PUBLISHED November 25, 2010

A roundup of the innovations presented at packaging trade
show Luxe Pack Monaco, which took place from October 20-22, 2010

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TFWA World Exhibition 2010 review

TFWA World Exhibition 2010 review - PUBLISHED November 11, 2010

Beauty and travel-retail executives
brought a more positive attitude to
this year’s Tax Free World Exhibition
in Cannes, which took place from Oc…

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Brand news from the TFWA WE 2010

Brand news from the TFWA WE 2010 - PUBLISHED November 11, 2010

Heard at the tax free show

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TFWA World Exhibition 2010 industry soundbites

TFWA World Exhibition 2010 industry soundbites - PUBLISHED November 11, 2010

What key industry players have to say about the future of the market, retailing, pricing and the BRICs

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HBA Global Expo 2010 review

HBA Global Expo 2010 review - PUBLISHED October 14, 2010

A roundup of what was seen and heard at the HBA Global Expo show, which took place in New York, US from September 28-30, 2010

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Looking ahead to the 2010 TFWA World Exhibition

Looking ahead to the 2010 TFWA World Exhibition - PUBLISHED October 01, 2010

Looking ahead to one of the industry’s most important events, the Tax Free World Exhibition in Cannes, France

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Beyond Beauty Paris show review 2010

Beyond Beauty Paris show review 2010 - PUBLISHED September 30, 2010

A roundup of what was seen and heard at the Paris trade show

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Show review: World Perfumery Congress 2010

Show review: World Perfumery Congress 2010 - PUBLISHED June 10, 2010

The 2010 edition of the World Perfumery Congress (WPC) may have been the last. The event, which is held every three years in Cannes, France did not at…

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TFWA Asia Pacific 2010 review

TFWA Asia Pacific 2010 review - PUBLISHED May 27, 2010

It’s not often that exhibitors and visitors have little to criticize about a trade event, but this was the case at this year’s Tax Free World Ass…

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Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna 2010 review

Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna 2010 review - PUBLISHED April 29, 2010

BW Confidential reports on what was seen and heard
at the 2010 Bologna show

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TFWA World Exhibition 2009

TFWA World Exhibition 2009 - PUBLISHED November 05, 2009

Brands at the show were unanimous about the need to increase
penetration rates in travel retail

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Beyond Beauty Paris review 2009

Beyond Beauty Paris review 2009 - PUBLISHED September 24, 2009

Trade show Beyond Beauty’s new format and location enabled show organizer ITEC France to slightly offset the impact of the recession.

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MakeUp in Paris gears up for its fourth edition

MakeUp in Paris gears up for its fourth edition

Trade show MakeUp In Paris is gearing up for its fourth edition in the French capital on June 20-21 with more exhibitors and an increased internationa…

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