Beauty Store Business magazine - January, 2020

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2017 Eastern Buying Conference Sees Boost in Attendance

The 2017 Eastern Buying Conference, held April 1-2 at the Hilton Meadowlands in East Rutherford, New Jersey, was met with a storm that shut down airports, including Newark Airport, and delayed flights, causing the show to get off to a rocky start. In the end attendees were able to arrive safely, and the 2017 show was expanded to accommodate additional booths. Overall, attendance was up, according to show organizers.

Cosmoprof Bologna Expands Its International Presence

The 50th edition of Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna ended its 2017 installment with impressive numbers, as the show saw record growth; particularly in the number of international attendees, there was a 16 percent increase. Show organizers also announced some particularly exciting news during the show’s press conference: Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna will be expanding its international presence through partnerships on foreign soil.

A roundup of Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna’s 2017 numbers were as follows: