HPCI India 2024: A Spectacular Showcase of Innovation and Collaboration in Home and Personal Care Industry

Mumbai, January 20, 2024 – HPCI India, the premier exhibition for home and personal care ingredients, celebrated its 13th edition on January 18th and 19th, 2024, at the Jio World Convention Centre, Mumbai. Organized by ExpoNova Exhibitions & Conferences (India) Pvt. Ltd., HPCI India surpassed expectations, with 4424 unique trade visitors from 21+ countries. HPCI India proved to be the most comprehensive exhibition for the Home & Personal Care Industry, with over 250 brands showcasing the quality and versatility of their products.

Key Highlights of HPCI India 2024:

Trends, Product Launches and Live Demonstrations:

The prevailing trends underscored a shift towards natural active ingredients, marine-derived compounds, eco-friendly surfactants, and a steadfast commitment to sustainability throughout the home and personal care industry. Exhibitors showcased products formulated with botanical extracts and marine ingredients, alongside innovations in surfactants that prioritize mildness and environmental responsibility. Sustainability initiatives, spanning from ingredient sourcing to packaging solutions, were prominent, reflecting an industry-wide dedication to reducing environmental impact.

Continued Networking Opportunities:

The event maintained its reputation as a hub for networking and collaboration. Professionals had the chance to connect with industry leaders, fostering relationships and partnerships that will shape the future of the home and personal care industry.

Specialized Sessions on Advanced Industry Trends:

HPCI India 2024 featured ‘Technical Sessions’ that delved into advanced industry trends and offered insights into future forecasts. HPCI India Conference theme was ‘The Regulatory Lanscape of Cosmetics’ and industry leaders from all around the world shared insights and developments within the sector.

Innovation Awards and Winners:

The Innovation Zone at HPCI India 2024 served as a focal point for showcasing these trends and more. It provided a platform for exhibitors to demonstrate their latest innovations in line with the evolving needs of the HPC industry. The criteria for evaluation of the Innovation Zone entries included uniqueness, sustainability, customer safety and health, end product efficacy, and presentation skills, ensuring that the showcased innovations were not only groundbreaking but also aligned with industry standards and consumer expectations.

The winners of the HPCI Innovation Awards 2024:

Winner: ECTOinOIL® - Face Gel by Bitop AG

First Runner Up: PHOTOBIOME - The Microbiota Photoprotector by Vytrus Biotech

Second Runner Up: Sagacious™ by Yasham Speciality Ingredients Pvt Ltd

Congratulations to the winners and all the nominees for their incredible creativity and ingenuity in shaping the future of beauty and personal care.

HPCI India is set to continue its success with the premier edition of HPCI in Delhi on June 6th and 7th, 2024, at Pragati Maidan. Additionally, the 14th edition of HPCI Mumbai is scheduled for February 18th and 19th, 2025, at Jio World Convention Centre, Mumbai.

The success of HPCI India 2024 reaffirms its position as a vital platform for industry professionals to explore, collaborate, and stay informed about the latest advancements in the home and personal care sector.

Sonia Prashar, Managing Director and Chairperson of the Management Board, NuernbergMesse India, expressed, "The global collaboration, focus on technological advancements, and the dynamic transformation of the industry were highlighted at HPCI India 2024. We extend our heartfelt thanks to all participants, exhibitors, and industry professionals who contributed to this success."

Dilip Raghavan, Managing Director, ExpoNova Exhibitions & Conferences (India) Pvt. Ltd. emphasizes, “HPCI India 2024 has truly exceeded expectations, offering a distinctive chance for industry professionals to gain insights into cutting-edge ingredients for crafting high-quality cosmetic and home care products. The Indian economy continues to grow, and the prospects for the home and personal care market in India appear exceptionally promising. The event showcased the dedication of our industry to innovation and growth.”

For more information and updates, please visit www.hpci-india.com.

About ExpoNova Exhibitions & Conferences (India) Pvt. Ltd.

ExpoNova Exhibitions & Conferences (India) Pvt. Ltd. is a joint venture between Colour Publications Pvt Ltd, Vincentz Network and NuernbergMesse Group.

Colour Publications Pvt Ltd. is the leading and oldest publishing house for techno-commercial journals in India. They publish 7 B2B titles related to the chemical and related industries, and are also the publishers of PaintIndia. www.colourpublications.in

Vincentz Network is a highly-focused, customer-driven publishing house and has been serving the coatings community since 1893. www.vincentz.net

NuernbergMesse is one of the 15 largest exhibition companies in the world and among the Top Ten in Europe. The portfolio covers some 120 national and international exhibitions and congresses at the Nuremberg location and worldwide. www.nuernbergmesse.de

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