in-cosmetics Global opens today


Cosmetics companies will gather today in Barcelona, Spain, for the kick off of the in-Cosmetics Global trade show. The show runs until Thursday March 30.

The show will host more than 900 cosmetics and personal-care ingredient suppliers

BW Confidential is official sponsor of the Fragrance Zone area at the show, which houses leading fragrance creation houses. BW Confidential’s team is on the ground at the show and will report on key trends and opinion from the event.

Other key areas at the event include an Innovation Zone showcasing 180 new and recently launched personal-care ingredients from suppliers, a Sustainability Zone covering key areas in the supply chain, from product planning, formulation and ingredient sourcing to packaging, manufacturing and transportation.

Meanwhile, the show’s Sensory Bar and Make-Up Bar aim to help visitors find out more about new formulations.

The show will also host an ingredients showcase, conferences, technical seminars, marketing trend presentations and live demos.

In addition, the event has a number of country pavilions spanning France, the UK, Brazil, Spain, China, Tunisia, South Africa, and new to the show this year, Indonesia.

As the host country, Spain will have a strong representation at the show led by Beauty Cluster, the largest Spanish cosmetics, perfumery and personal care cluster in the country. Some 75 companies will exhibit at the Spanish pavilion.

BW Confidential’s latest Magazine – the March-April issue – is distributed at the in- Cosmetics Global trade show taking place in Barcelona this week