Cosmoprof North America

Editor's Note: BSB Hits Cosmoprof North America

Highlights from Cosmoprof North America

Cosmoprof North America (CPNA) 2016 proved to be another successful show with record-breaking numbers. The return of special areas (think: Discover Beauty and Discover Scent) plus new additions, like Discover Green and Glamour Me, solidified the strength of the exhibition in both forecasting and providing the latest trends in the beauty industry. Says Daniela Ciocan, marketing director of Cosmoprof North America, “We look forward to continuing strategic and thoughtful expansions to best service our exhibitors
and attendees across the beauty industry.”

14th Annual CPNA Saw Record-Breaking Numbers

Cosmoprof North America has attained record-breaking exhibitor attendance and ticket sales for its 2016 event. The business-to-business beauty trade show was held at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas, covering 280,991 square feet (10% larger than last year’s space). The show saw 33,750 attendees (a 12.5% increase over 2015) and 1,154 exhibitors, representing 38 countries (a 12% increase over 2015).

BSB Reader Discount for Cosmoprof North America!

Cosmoprof North America is right around the corner! As an exclusive, special offer, Beauty Store Business readers can purchase show tickets at a 50% discount by using code “2016BEAUTY.”

Beauty store owners can also register with the following manufacturers reps to take advantage of two complimentary show tickets: Gerry Udell Inc., Greg Dawson & Associates, Jay Halaby + Associates, The Kirschner Group, Southeast Rep Services, Ted Fishman & Associates, Van Nest Company and The Freeman Group. Complimentary badges may not be obtained after July 1.

Coleman/Harrison Beauty Brand Agents Expands Into the Southwest

Coleman/Harrison Beauty Brand Agents, which debuted last year in the Northeast and Midwest, is now in the Southwest—Texas, Louisiana, Arkansas and Oklahoma.

Industry veteran Steve Simon has joined the manufacturers rep firm as Coleman/Harrison Beauty Brand Agents' Southwest partner. Simon is managing accounts in Texas and Louisiana, where he has more than 25 years of experience. He can be reached at steves@colemanharrison.com.