2019 will mark another ground-breaking year for technological innovations at the China Beauty Expo (CBE). CBE Cosmetech is one of the three major theme exhibitions within the China Beauty Expo and showcases the R&D capabilities and technological advances of manufacturers across the beauty industry. In 2019, CBE Cosmetech will create three themed halls, N6, N7, and W8 at the center of the Shanghai New International Expo Center. The exhibition will connect buyers from around the world with the latest cosmetics innovations. 2019 CBE Cosmetech will attract more than 1,200 exhibitors, covering 36 product sub-categories in 5 major industry segments. These include OEM/ODM/OBM, raw ingredients, materials, machinery, and equipment and packaging.
Following its launch at China Beauty Expo 2018, Hall N6 Innovative Technologies and Raw Materials Hall will expand in 2019. This hall will feature leading local and international technologies.
In response to the rising demand for innovative cosmetics packaging, CBE will launch Hall W8 Fashionable and Innovative Packaging Hall in May, 2019. Exhibitors will share the latest design trends and technological advances in cosmetics packaging. Together with two traditional packaging exhibition halls W4 and W5, W8 will form a “golden triangle” for beauty packaging professionals.
This year, China Beauty Expo will also launch Hall N7 – the Global Direct Purchase Hall. CBE is creating the hall to enable thousands of buyers to place orders directly at the exhibition. Hall N7’s position across from the popular N3 Machinery Hall and adjacent to N6 Innovative Raw Materials and Technologies Hall promises to attract a high volume of quality buyers. CBE’s Global Brands and Buyers Program will also attract a growing group of buyers to the event. CBE will also introduce a cross-border e-commerce event at the 2019 expo, attracting over 30,000 international buyers to directly purchase products. CBE is also working with cosmetics associations around the world to bring 5,000 companies to this year’s expo. These global marketing programs will facilitate even more connections between China’s local manufacturers and global buyers.
In 2019, CBE Cosmetech will feature more than 20 events and professional forums covering industry-shaping topics, including laws and regulations, raw materials and formulations, the latest packaging materials and technologies, and design trends. This year’s events promise to extend the industry dialogue on innovation and the power of technology into the era of Industry 4.0 in the beauty sector.
The CBE annual industrial chain conference promises to bring high-tech development trends to the Chinese beauty industry for yet another year. In 2018, CBE celebrated the industry’s top purchasing managers for the first time with its Purchasing Managers Club. In 2019, the conference will provide even more insights into China’s emerging beauty supply chain.
In 2019, CBE’s Hall N6 will showcase a range of new beauty technologies. CBE is working with leading beauty partners to launch the AS&I events. This series of forums will bring new content and insights ton Hall N6. CBE will introduce lectures from leading Japanese experts on the latest anti-aging technologies and special sessions on the most recent laws and regulations on cosmetics. In 2019, CBE will work with BASF to launch a forum entitled, “Safety of Raw Materials and Ingredients and Applications of 3D Skin Models”. CBE also will team up with IKW to highlight the importance of safety testing and evaluation in the Chinese cosmetics industry.
CBE is also holding the fifth edition of the Meiyi Technology Awards. The awards select winners based on innovativeness, technology capabilities, market recognition, and design. This year, more than 100 companies will submit their latest products and technologies to compete in the Best Research & Development, Best Formula, and Best Packaging award categories.
In 2019, CBE will also organize the 2019 Chinese Cosmetic Packaging Design Competition to identify emerging packaging designers and stimulate new ideas for design development in China. Hall W8 will also feature the Interactive Experience Zone for Trendy Packaging Solutions.
The 5th Creative Beauty Design Gallery co-organized by CBE and 8am Creative Shanghai will also be held at CBE 2019. This year’s gallery will feature a range of artists and inspirations for redefining brands under the theme of “The Chinese Style”.
Smart manufacturing is an important component of the “Made in China 2025 strategy. In 2019, CBE will work with CIDA to organize the “Intelligent Manufacturing in the Era of Industry 4.0” Forum. The expo’s “Technologies and Brands” cosmetics processing and manufacturing seminar will also be organized by CBE and Guangzhou Base Clean Cosmetic Manufacturing Co., Ltd, bringing together local industry experts to discuss challenges facing the manufacturing industry.