Cosmoprof North America, the leading B2B beauty exhibition in the Americas concluded its 19th edition from July 12-14, 2022, at the Las Vegas Convention Centre in a new two-hall format. Throughout the three-day event, 32,000 retailers, distributors, investors, beauty brands, suppliers, and the press connected with over 1,100 exhibiting brands to discover new product launches and facilitate business. A new categorisation of finished products into four macro categories (hair care, skin care & makeup, nails, and natural products) was unveiled. ‘Discover Black-Owned Beauty’, a new area curated in collaboration with The Beauty International Group was launched. Companies providing the latest technological and digital solutions debuted at the West Hall and North Hall respectively.
Through CosmoTalks, Cosmoprof’s global educational program, 12 seminars featured speakers including top executives from The NPD Group, Ulta Beauty, etc. Entrepreneur Academy, a unique one-day intensive workshop for up-and-coming beauty entrepreneurs, was sold-out, so was the newly offered Cosmopack Education.