The 53rd edition of Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna, one of the most important event for the cosmetics industry, will take place from 27 to 31 May 2021.

From Thursday 27 to Sunday 30, the event will host Cosmopack, the exhibition dedicated to the entire beauty supply chain, and Cosmo | Perfumery & Cosmetics, the exhibition dedicated to perfumery and body care proposals for the retail, prestige, and masstige channels.

From Friday 28 to Monday 31, Cosmo | Hair, Nail & Beauty Salon will host companies and operators of finished products, equipment, furnishings, and services for the professional world of hair, nail, and beauty/spa.

Initially scheduled for March, the event has been postponed, due to the global situation related to the Covid-19 pandemic. "Participating in Cosmoprof involves a significant investment, and we must work to ensure an event in line with the prestige that has accompanied our brand for more than 50 years," said Gianpiero Calzolari, President of BolognaFiere the organiser of the event.

The last edition of Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna, in 2019, brought 3,033 exhibitors from 70 countries and more than 260,000 visitors from 154 countries to Bologna.

The calendar of the other Cosmoprof trade shows around the world has also been disrupted by the pandemic. To date, the calendar is:

- Cosmoprof North America, from 29-31 August 2021 at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas, USA

- Cosmoprof India, in September 2021 at the Bombay Convention and Exhibition Center, Mumbai, India

- Cosmoprof CBE ASEAN, from 16 to 18 September 2021 at the IMPACT Convention and Exhibition Center in Bangkok, Thailand

- Cosmoprof Asia, from 16 to 19 November 2021 at the Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre

- Cosmopack Asia from 16 to 18 November at AsiaWorld-Expo, Hong Kong