FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions

Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna will be held at BolognaFiere, Bologna’s exhibition center, from March 12 to March 16, 2020 with the following opening dates:

MARCH 12-15, 2020
COSMOPACK
COSMO PERFUMERY & COSMETICS  

MARCH 13-16, 2020
COSMO HAIR&NAIL&BEAUTY SALON

For visitors: every day from 9:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.  
For exhibitors: every day from 8:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.

From Thursday 12th to Sunday 15th March 2020
- Costituzione (Piazza della Costituzione 6, 40128, Bologna)
- Nord (Rotonda Dante Canè, 40127, Bologna)
- Calzoni (Via Alfredo Calzoni 16, 40128, Bologna)


From Friday 13th to Monday 16th March 2020
- Costituzione (Piazza della Costituzione 6, 40128, Bologna)
- Nord (Rotonda Dante Canè, 40127, Bologna)
- Michelino (Rotonda Lavoratori Licenziati per Rappresaglia, 40127, Bologna)
- Moro (Via Aldo Moro 20, 40128, Bologna)
 

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To learn more about how to get to the exhibition center, please see the page dedicated to this topic via this link.

Here are the entrances we recommend for the Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna shows: Cosmopack, COSMOPerfumery&Cosmetics and COSMOHair&Nail&BeautySalon.  

All entrances have ticket offices. 

COSMOPACK
Recommended entrances: COSTITUZIONE, CALZONI and NORD
 

COSMO PERFUMERY&COSMETICS
Recommended entrances: COSTITUZIONE, CALZONI and NORD


COSMO HAIR&NAIL&BEAUTY SALON
Recommended entrances: COSTITUZIONE, MICHELINO, MORO, NORD

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Parking lots for visitors can be found right near the exhibition entrances. The daily cost is around €20.  

●  Michelino Entrance: Multi-level Michelino Parking Lot
●  Nord Entrance: Multi-level Michelino Parking Lot
●  Calzoni and Costituzione Entrances: Multi-level Calzoni P2 Parking Lot
●  Costituzione Entrance: Costituzione Parking Lot

Download the parking lots map

By car
Exit 8 off the bypass – There are reserved parking spaces at the entrances of Via Michelino and Piazza Costituzione.

Wheelchair-accessible taxes are available by contacting Cotabo at least 24 hours in advance.

Radio Taxi Service:
Tel. 051-372727 (24 hours a day)
Tel. 051.374300 – 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (weekdays only).

Taxi reservation service: 
Tel. 051-374300 - 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (weekdays only).

At the show:
There are (manual push) wheelchairs for those with mobility difficulties, available at the trade show entrances. All areas of the exhibition center are accessible.

Admission to the show is for beauty professionals only.
Find out more details by clicking on the page VISIT.

The exhibition is exclusively reserved to beauty professionals who work in the cosmetics and beauty industry. The nature of the event is therefore focused on business and non-professional visitors cannot attend the exhibition.

Cosmoprime is the hall – with selective admission – entirely dedicated to masstige and prestige perfumery and cosmetics products for the retail industry. Click here to discover which categories of visitors are allowed to access hall 14.

Yes. It is possible to purchase tickets online in the TICKETING section. We remind that until 8th March 2020 it is possible to purchase your ticket at the EARLY BIRD SPECIAL RATE.
To purchase the ticket online, it is necessary to log in to the RESERVED AREA for VISITORS (after making your registration).

Tickets have a different price whether you decide to purchase them online within 8th March 2020 or at the exhibition. The cost varies also depending on the number of days of visit. Discover the rates in the TICKETING section.

Each beauty professional, after making the registration on our website, can purchase only 1 ticket.

No, it is not possible: in order to complete the registration and then be able to purchase your ticket, each user must register with his/her email address.

If more employees working for the same company/beauty center register on our website, each will insert his/her email address and repeat the requested information relating to their company/beauty center in the COMPANY DATA section.

You can purchase your ticket online by using the following methods of payment: Visa, Mastercard, Maestro, Moneta, American Express, Postepay. PayPal is accepted.

No, purchased tickets are non-refundable and cannot be modified.

For assistance to purchase your ticket, please contact:
Tel.: + 39 041 2719009
Monday to Friday from 9.00 am to 7.00 pm / Saturday from 9.00 am to 2.00 pm
E-mail:  visitatoricosmoprof@vivaticket.com

You will need to type the data of the company you work for as an employee (such as the company name, your company telephone number etc.).

If more employees working for the same company/beauty center register on our website, each will insert his/her email address and repeat the requested information relating to their company/beauty center in the COMPANY DATA section.

To recover your password please click HERE and type the email address you have used during your registration in the box “HAVE YOU LOST YOUR PASSWORD?”.

Probably you have already used the email during a previous registration on our website.
In case you have forgotten your password, you can consult the previous question, recover it, and log in with the credentials already registered. If the email is not accepted anyway, it is necessary to register again with a different e-mail address.

The entrance ticket  allows to access: Cosmopack, Cosmo Perfumery & Cosmetics, Cosmo Hair & Nail & Beauty Salon.

Starting from this year Cosmotalks have a separate ticket. Click HERE to discover the latest news.

Cosmoprime is a hall with selective admission. Click HERE to discover which categories of visitors are allowed to access hall 14.

Starting from this year you will need to register to Cosmotalks in order to purchase a separate ticket: click HERE to find out how to make your registration and how to buy your admission ticket 

No, there aren’t. The online procedure allows only to purchase a single ticket for each registered user.

Professional schools who will receive the accreditation to attend Cosmoprof, can benefit from discounted entrance tickets.
Click HERE to discover how to ask for your accreditation.

Beauty professionals with disabilities, interested in visiting Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna, can purchase a discounted ticket at the exhibition.

These tickets are not available online because it is necessary to provide documentation on-site to certify  the disability. You can show one of the following documents directly at the ticket counters:
• DISABILITY CERTIFICATE
• WAR DISABLED CARD
• PARKING CARD FOR PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES together with IDENTITY CARD.

It will be possible to buy the tickets directly at the ticket counters by showing one of the documents mentioned above.
In addition, if the visitor with disabilities needs an accompanying person, the latter will receive a free entrance ticket valid for one day: the free ticket for the accompanying person is provided if the visitor with disability has the documentation specified above. The accompanying person must be at least 18 years old and must be able to provide assistance during the visit (travel, guide or assistance in case of evacuation).

Press officers will have to REGISTER/LOGIN in order to apply for accreditation in their reserved area. Our Press Office will examine the accreditation requests, which can be sent within 6th March 2020.

Bloggers/Influencers working  for the beauty industry will have to REGISTER/LOGIN in order to apply for accreditation in their reserved area. The office in charge will examine the accreditation requests, which can be sent within 6th March 2020. 

Given the business nature of the exhibition, we advise against bringing children during the event.

We also remind that entry is forbidden to unaccompanied minors under the age of 14.

Children under the age of 14 can enter the exhibition only if accompanied by a parent or guardian, who can purchase a  discounted CHILD RATE TICKET (0-13 years old) at the price of €15. The parent/guardian must also fill out a release form available at the ticket counters. The Child Rate Ticket is valid for one day and allows only one entry.

It is possible to purchase this type of  ticket exclusively at the ticket counters, during the opening days of Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna. The child and the adult must be both present at the time of purchase.

The parent or guardian accompanying the child must have a valid ticket to enter the exhibition.

The Personal Discount Code is a code issued by exhibiting companies or by partners of the exhibition. It allows to purchase a ticket for Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna at a reduced rate and it is valid only if activated online within 11th March 2020.

In order to activate the Personal Discount Code, it is necessary to login to the reserved area, select the TICKETING section and click on the button ACTIVATE YOUR CODE.

It will be possible to choose between buying  the ticket directly online or print an Activation Receipt, that must be shown at the ticket counters and will allow to purchase the ticket at the discounted rate directly at the exhibition.

No, it is not possible: you can activate your Personal Discount Code only online after making your registration.

The paper entrance ticket is the admission ticket that must be shown to access Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna. The ticket is valid only after the online activation within 11th March 2020.
It is necessary to activate the code by logging in the reserved area, select the TICKETING section and click on the button ACTIVATE YOUR CODE.

It is not possible to sell or purchase products at the show, except for the Cash&Carry area - Hall 35CC and Hall 36 - Nails. We remind that the Cash&Carry area is reserved to beauty professionals.

To discover the product categories present at the show, please visit the pages of each salon: COSMOPACK, COSMO Perfumery & Cosmetics and COSMO|Hair & Nail & Beauty Salon. To look for items by type of company, brand or product, consult our LIST OF EXHIBITORS or the BRAND/PRODUCT BIBLE.

The list of exhibitors for 2020 can be found here.

BOLOGNA WELCOME is the travel agency that works in collaboration with Cosmoprof, and offers special room rates for your stay in Bologna.

All offers and details are visible on the tourism portal: www.bolognawelcome.com

Contacts:

Bologna Welcome Srl
Piazza Nettuno n. 1, 40124 Bologna
Tel.: +39.051.6583148- 147 - 143
Email: agenzia@bolognawelcome.it

Info Point, left luggage, travel agency, snack bar, self-service restaurant, à-la-carte restaurant, newspapers and cigarettes, medical center, pharmacy, ICE office, banks and ATMS, insurance, post office, Alitalia.

Yes. The wardrobe and left-luggage service is available at CostituzioneNord and Michelino entrances.
The price per item/suitcase is €3.

The entrance of dogs is allowed only if they are on a leash and are fitted with a muzzle or with a special carrier, except for dogs serving disabled people who can enter without limitations.

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