TOKYO--(1st COSME TOKYO (Int'l Cosmetics Trade Fair) & 3rd Int'l Cosmetics Development Expo (COSME INNOVATION) took place with huge success. Together it gathered 324 Exhibitors & 16,936 Visitors from 43 countries, greatly expanding from 141 Exhibitors & 9,069 Visitors in 2011.
"COSME TOKYO" was newly launched this year joining Int'l Cosmetics Development Expo, which made the event Japan's ONLY trade fair covering the whole cosmetics industry - from ingredients, OEM, containers/packaging to finished products. Together with co-held Conference, the show served as a central hub of the latest trends and products, providing both comprehensive overview on the whole Japanese & Asian cosmetics industry and detailed information in each field.
In addition, the show became more international this year, gathering an increased number of overseas exhibitors as well as a large number of visitors from all around Asia seeking for Japan's high-quality ingredients/containers, popular "made-in-Japan cosmetics" and the latest trends/products gathering here in Tokyo. Becoming a larger, more comprehensive and more international business platform, the event became a bridge between overseas companies and the world's second largest cosmetics market, Japan.
[NEW] 1st COSME TOKYO: Japan's ONLY international trade fair specialised in cosmetics finished products
Many kinds of cosmetics brands exhibited from around the world, COSME TOKYO gathered a large number of importers/agents and buyers not only from Japan but also from abroad. Especially many buyers visited from other Asian countries, where high-quality Japanese cosmetics are very popular. >>> Website
3rd Int'l Cosmetics Development Expo: Asia's leading exhibition featuring cosmetics ingredients, OEM and packaging.
The 2012 show was a breakthrough for this show, doubling its scale from 2011. Gathering those in charge of "R&D", "Product Planning" and "Marketing" from various cosmetics companies, the show has earned a reputation as the best platform to acquire new business in Japan & Asia. >>> Website
The 2013 show will take place from June 26th to 28th in Tokyo, greatly expanding its scale again. [550 Exhibitors & 30,000 Visitors expected]
** Int'l Cosmetics Development Expo will change its name from COSME INNOVATION to "COSME Tech 2013 – Int'l Cosmetics Development Expo".
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