Philbeauty shows the path ahead for the beauty industry in the Philippines
MANILA, Philippines, Feb. 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Philbeauty, undoubtedly the supreme and only beauty trade show in the Philippines, is all set to return next year for its second consecutive year. The iconic event will be hosted from Wednesday to Friday, 8 – 10 July 2015 at the SMX Convention Centre in Pasay City and expects to host more than 200 key leading exhibitors from across 26 countries and regions, including mainland China, Japan, India, Indonesia, Korea, Singapore, Thailand, Taiwan and Malaysia.
Where Everyone’s A Winner – Philbeauty, the professional beauty trade fair which provides a major contribution to the growing beauty industry in the Philippines.
Philbeauty 2015 will have several exciting features that include an international beauty conference, live demonstrations, cocktail party and on-stage event. With continued growth and positive feedback over the year, philbeauty 2015 is shaping up to be the biggest edition yet. "There is nothing better than face to face engagement to develop business relationships. This is the perfect platform for the international cosmetic industry," says Anna Marie T. Anastacio, President of the Chamber of Cosmetics Industry of the Philippines.
During three inspirational days of valuable face-to-face meetings in a focused business environment, philbeauty provides the perfect platform to showcase the most comprehensive range of innovative beauty products, services and technologies which will transform your business. The event will bring together international buyers and suppliers where they can experience and network with a full range of beauty products and services, enhance industry knowledge and engage in ground breaking discussions.
Bright Future ahead for the Beauty Industry in the Philippines.
Surveys conducted amongst exhibitors and visitors in the last edition indicated an optimistic response.
On the exhibitor side, a whopping 96 percent of respondents rated the show successful while 82 percent noted their expectations were met or exceeded.
Ever-changing trends and advances have led global brands to open outlets, and key local cosmetics companies have expanded experiencing double-digit growth rates in 2012. GDP growth of 7 percent and rising disposable incomes is leading to an increased demand for personal care products and services among both male and female customers.
Beauty and personal care sales are expected to grow by 6.1 percent, following growth of 4.3 percent in 2011, when the market reached USD 2.8bn and is expected to continue its growth trajectory, reaching USD 3.4bn (PHP 139.8bn) by 2016. "The beauty trade industry in the Philippines will be one of the prime sources to drive the economic growth in the country forward," says Ms. Rafaelita Aldaba, Group Assistant Secretary of the Department of Trade and Industry.
Visitor online pre-registration will open in February 2015. For more information about philbeauty 2015, please visit http://www.philbeautyshow.com or contact Ms. Fay Ong at +603-2176-8788 or email [email protected].
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Owned by UBM plc listed on the London Stock Exchange, UBM Asia is the largest trade show organiser in Asia and the largest commercial organiser in China, India and Malaysia. Established with its headquarters in Hong Kong and subsidiary companies across Asia and in the US, UBM Asia has a strong global network of 30 offices and 1,300 staff in 24 major cities. We operate in 20 market sectors with 230 exhibitions and conferences, 23 trade publications, 20 online products for over 1,000,000 quality exhibitors, visitors, conference delegates, advertisers and subscribers from all over the world.