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Buyers and journalists invited to Poland!

Wednesday, 13.11.2013

We invite all buyers and journalists interested in the Polish cosmetics industry and in getting more familiar with cosmetics producers from Poland to participate in a business study tour to Poland.

The study tour is going to be held on 24th – 27th September 2014 in Warsaw.


In order to present the scope and strength of the cosmetics sector in Poland, there will be a wide programme that includes:


  • One-to-one meetings with approximately 30 cosmetic producers,
  • A conference on the Polish cosmetic industry and presentations of producers,
  • A visit to the local beauty fair in Warsaw,
  • Factory tour – to give an idea of high quality Polish manufacturing,
  • Pre-arranged interviews with the founders and CEOs of the biggest and well-known cosmetics manufacturers,
  • A meeting with the Polish Ministry of Economy representatives,
  • Individual visits to beauty parlours, SPA & wellness centres,
  • A tourist programme,
  • and many others… 


For a limited number of guests, both buyers and journalists, we are able to grant a hosted visitor status and sponsor the whole study tour (includes free return flight tickets to Warsaw, accommodation in 4* in Warsaw, local transportation, full board).

Do not hesitate and take the chance to find out more about the Polish cosmetics industry! Meet dozens of cosmetics producers in one place and at one time!

Registration for buyers and journalists is now open.

The study tour is a part of the Programme to Promote the Polish Cosmetics Industry on Foreign Markets, run by SPC House of Media for the Ministry of Economy of Poland.

The last study tour for buyers and journalists was held on 26th-29th September 2013 – check it out here, you can also read about the previous one held in 2012 here.


What do we provide?

We provide a unique opportunity to meet approximately 30 Polish producers of cosmetics at one place and discover new, high quality Polish products – all during a busy, packed with different types of events study tour to Poland’s capital!


We provide to all guests:

  • Taking part in all business events of the study tour (B2B meetings, conference, visit to the factory and beauty fair etc.)
  • Hotel stay – 3 nights at comfortable 4* hotel Mercure Warszawa Centrum localised right in the city centre
  • All meals – breakfasts, lunches, dinners, vegetarian and non-vegetarian
  • Airport transfers (pickup and drop)
  • Domestic transportation
  • Care during all stay in Warsaw and help to organize the trip before it


Study tour package price: 690 EUR

The price includes all points stated above.

Local bank transfer charges to be paid by the guests.


Special offer:  0 EUR plus a free return ticket to Warsaw!

Available for  a limited number of participants from selected countries: Brazil, China, Germany, Russia, the USA, the UAE *


All events will be held in English. We can organise interpreter service if needed.


* We are able to grant a hosted visitor  status, meaning we provide plane tickets, accommodation and full board, to a limited number of participants from selected countries: Brazil, China, Germany, Russia, the USA, the UAE. Participants from other countries are welcome to participate in the tour on a non-hosted basis – study tour package 690 EUR.


All guests will be staying in the comfortable, 4* Mercure Warszawa Centrum hotel. It is localised in the hearth of Warsaw, right next to the Palace of Culture and Science  and Golden Terraces, the largest shopping center in Warsaw. It has fitness centre, and all rooms have: WIFI, air conditioning, tea and coffee making facilities, a safe, a telephone, satellite TV, a minibar, a trouser press and a hairdryer.




Study tour for buyers and journalists
24th – 27th September 2014
Warsaw, Poland

Wednesday, 24th September
Arrivals at the Warsaw Chopin Airport, transport to the Mercure Warszawa Centrum Hotel
13:00 – 17:00Prearranged meetings/ interviews with selected Polish producers of cosmetics at their factories, offices, beauty salons and SPAs
19:30 – 20:00Networking dinner

Thursday, 25th September
Conference centre, Warsaw
9:00 – 9:30Registration, welcome coffee
9:30 – 9:40Opening of the conference
9:40 – 10:00Presentation of the latest data on the Polish cosmetic industry and market
10:00 – 11:30Polish companies’ presentations – case studies
11:30 – 12:00Networking coffee break
12:00 – 14:301st session of table meetings of producers and buyers & journalists
14:30 – 15:30Networking lunch
15:30 – 17:302nd session of table meetings of producers and buyers & journalists
18:30 – 21:30Networking dinner

Friday, 26th September
9:00 – 13:00Visit to the local cosmetic factory and lunch
14:00 – 15:00Meeting with the Polish Ministry of Economy representatives
15:00 – 16:00Polish cosmetic brands on sale: visit to the Złote Tarasy Mall to visit Polish brand boutiques (Phenome, Paese, Inglot) and local drug stores (Sephora, Douglas, Super-Pharm
16:00 – 18:00Prearranged meetings/ interviews with selected Polish producers of cosmetics at their factories, offices, beauty salons and SPAs
18:30 – 19:30Sightseeing walk from hotel to the restaurant
19:30 – 20:30Networking dinner, Polish traditional cuisine tasting

Saturday, 27th September
10:00 – 13:30Visit to the local cosmetic fair Beauty Forum & SPA in Warsaw
13:00 – 13:30Lunch at the fair
14:00 – 16:00Prearranged meetings/ interviews with selected Polish producers of cosmetics at their factories, offices, beauty salons and SPAs, part 2

Programme may be subject to change.


How to apply?

If you are:

  • a professional cosmetics buyer, including OEM and private label buyer, or
  • a branch (cosmetic) or business media journalist,

and you are interested in Polish cosmetics, you are very welcome to participate in our study tour to Poland!

If you are interested in participating, do not hesitate to contact us: Marianna Wartecka, phone + 48 22 646 42 66 or simply register online.



Who can you meet?

A wide range of approximately 30 Polish cosmetic producers will be prepared to meet the study tour guests, from the biggest and well-known Polish producers to small boutique brands and start-up enterprises. 

They will present the whole range of products:

  • for skin (Polish speciality), hair, make-up, as well as accessories,
  • for mass market and professional one,
  • own brands, as well as private label and OEM ones,
  • exciting innovations and competitively priced classics.


The meetings will take place in different locations in different forms, to provide an interesting overview.

Alba Thyment Ltd
Alba Thyment Ltd is a family company established in Poznan, Poland in 1913. We manufacture and sell cosmetics and pharmaceuticals. Since our inception we are known for our flagship product, the original Carmelite Essence, Argol® Essenza Balsamica. “Healthy is Beautiful” is not just a company tagline, but it is a reflection of our business philosophy. Our carefully crafted natural products received many awards and recognitions.

Arkana (Wyspy Piękna)
Arkana is a Polish modern brand of professional cosmetics for beauty parlours, dermatological centres and home care, established in 2011. It follows the latest biochemical and physiological trends in cosmetology offering products with a high concentration of active ingredients that activate natural self-renewal processes. Arkana was first in Europe to introduce cosmetics with the innovative peptide Progeline™. The company also offers a modern system of skin diagnosis and medical and beauty equipment.

Aromeda Ltd / Pat&Rub
The producer of Pat&Rub natural cosmetics of enslaving consistencies and scents. Our cosmetics are sold in Poland exclusively by Sephora and on the internet. The brand is 5 years old and is developing very fast. It is a leader of natural cosmetic sales in Poland. The cosmetics are certified by NaTrue. We offer face, body and hair care products.

Ava Cosmetic Laboratory
AVA® Cosmetic laboratory is the oldest private company on the Polish market: it was established in 1961. We have a license for the production of ecological cosmetics and are proud to possess the Ecocert certificate of quality, being the best proof of our use of organic and 100% natural ingredients. Our main assets are premium quality, tradition and ecology.

Bandi Cosmetics Ltd.
Bandi Cosmetics is a Polish manufacturer of professional cosmetics. Bandi is designed for beauty parlours and spas. The company was established in 1986 and now offers a few dozen professional products and a complete range of retail face and body care cosmetics. Bandi portfolio contains cosmetics for every type of skin.

Beliso Ltd
We have been a distributor and a manufacturer of high quality, professional hair styling products for over 17 years. All our cosmetics are produced on the basis of modern technology and from the best natural resources available in the world. Since 1995, we have been the owners of the Cece of Sweden brand, which offers a wide range of hair care, styling and coloration products.

Since 1990 we have been implementing high technology to manufacture products based on carefully selected natural ingredients. Every client can find a product suitable for their skin. Unique approach to beauty care has contributed to the Company’s solid market position in Poland. Moreover, Bielenda is firmly determined to mark its presence on the international markets as well.

New dermo-aesthetic solutions for beauty salon and home care – over 220 professional skin care products, 90 home care preparations and laser equipment in top new technology – PHOTO-DYNAMIQ® Laser R/IR/UV in Synergy with Magnetic Field, THERMO-SPHERIX® M-RF Thermo Laser with Rotation Magnetic Field®. Our range of products includes formulas for every skin problem include anti-ageing and problematic skin treatments, acid peels, no-needle mesotherapy serums.

Farmona Laboratory of Natural Cosmetics
FARMONA is one of the Polish leading producers and exporters of cosmetics and dermo-cosmetics for face, body and hair care. In our offer we also have professional cosmetics, aimed for beauty salons, spas and skin care clinics. All Farmona’s products are based on natural ingredients and innovative recipes, created in our laboratories in collaboration with a team of scientists and dermatologists. Our products are exported to more than 30 countries in export.

Floslek Cosmetic Laboratory – producer of cosmetics for complete face and body care and protection. Our brands: Floslek Pharma – dermocosmetics created for problematic skin and Floslek Laboratory – cosmetics for women, men and children. Our cosmetics are created in the modern R&D laboratory and are based on innovatory formulas and natural active ingredients, characterized with high effectiveness and safety of use.

HEAN is a manufacturer of color cosmetics and skin care (est. 1980) Our offer is a market economy, premium and professional products. We guarantee high quality, safe product and excellent proces, because we have our own R & D laboratory and we control our own production plant in Poland. From 10 years we provides also B2B services for private labels contracts on both domestic and foreign markets.

Impa is the world’s leading PUR pumice producer. The company’s clients are located in 35 foreign markets and its products are considered a pumice quality benchmark. Impa specializes in private label production. A diversified offer consists of over 30 variations of pumice sponges, also in forms of pedicure handles, foot files and pumice powder. The laser logo can also be added to the pumice.

Interton specializes in the production of make-up cosmetics and packaging for colour cosmetics such as lip gloss, mascara, eyeliner, eye shadow, powder and lipstick. Interton’s products are made exclusively of certified, authorised for production materials, sourced from reliable, quality-certified suppliers.
A variety of lip-gloss and eyeliner applicators as well as a multitude of mascara brushes are on the offer. Interton is committed to guaranteeing the best quality of its products at each subsequent production stage, making every effort to ensure that the cosmetics sold satisfy the needs of the most demanding customers.

Mia Calnea
Mia Calnea is a brand signing a line of products designed for the care and protection of heels and toes. The highest quality of our products, their functionality and undeniable attention to customer satisfaction are the hallmarks of the brand Mia Calnea. Our mission is to provide the best products to ensure the protection and care of heels and toes while maintaining the greatest possible commitment to the environment, as evidenced by the FSC and PEFC certified. Products of the Mia Calnea brand are made from natural materials using advanced CNC technology. Monitoring of quality controllers and manually perform some of the tasks in the production make each product realy high quality.

Norel Dr Wilsz was established in 1961 and is one of the oldest cosmetics companies in Poland and Central Europe. Company is focused on the professional market. Norel products are sold to beauty salons and spa in Poland and 10 other European countries.
Norel has 300 products, including 200 products for face and body treatments. Products are designed to perform over 20 face and 20 body treatments. In addition Norel offers over 70 product for home care.

NUCO Creative Color Solutions – is a manufacturer of decorative cosmetics. We offer: loose and pressed powders, sintered products, lipsticks, lip glosses, mascaras, eyeliners, foundations, concealers, eye shadow bases and make-up bases. The services we provide include full service, part service and the production of cosmetic bases. We personalize our lines of color cosmetics.

Oceanic SA
For over 30 years, OCEANIC has been a specialist in the production of AA cosmetics for sensitive and allergic skin. Each month, we manufacture 2 million items in our modern factory which fulfills the standards of pharmaceutical production GMP. AA cosmetics have their consumers in Poland and 25 other countries. They have been many times awarded with prestigious rewards, one of which is Superbrands 2012.

PHARMENA SA is a publicly traded specialty healthcare company, which develops and markets innovative products based on a patented, physiological and natural active substance 1-MNA. The company has well diversified portfolio covering indications such as: excessive hair loss, dandruff, mild/moderate acne, sunburns, skin allergies and anti-aging. At the same time, PHARMENA SA is engaged in the development of new oral medicines for the treatment of cardiovascular diseases and other disorders.

Phenicoptere Ltd.
Phenicoptere ltd. has created a new subcategory on the make-up removals‘ market launching innovative and patented products GLOV Hydro Demaquillage. GLOV removes even strong make-up and mascara only with water and clean skin with micro-precision up to 3 months of usage. It is possible thanks to the micro fibers, which are 100 thinner than a human hair, have a star shape and electrostatic abilities. GLOV products were launched with a great success on the Polish market and the company is continuing global expansion.

Pierre Rene
Pierre Rene’s colourful cosmetics guarantee their clients a wide product range and a quality to meet every woman’s expectations. An abundance of choice, our use of cutting-edge technology and our consumer-friendly prices are all strengths which have helped the company maintain its position as a market leader for many years now.

Serpol Cosmetics
Serpol Cosmetics is a specialized manufacturer of cosmetics, household chemicals and plastic packaging PET and DOYPACK. Over 20 years of experience has enabled us to achieve a leading position on the Polish market. A key area of ​​the company’s activity is production of private labels for retail chains and distributors from all over Europe. The quality of the company is based on ISO 9001:2008, ISO 14001:2004 and Good Manufacturing Practice ISO 22716:2007.

Synesis is the first Polish boutique brand which creates its own formulas. Our priority is the effectiveness of our cosmetics and we achieve it using a large quantity of active components. Our formulas conform with the physiology and natural needs of the skin. We normally make our cosmetics in two versions: BIO or pharmaceutical.
We are also a perfume designer. We were the first company in Poland to create a scent in cooperation with a TV star – Mr Maciej Szczęsny.

Our Export department is based at our main factory in Warsaw Poland just 5 minutes from the International Airport and 4 hours from the international shipping port of Gdynia and Gdansk.
Our team is made up of Export specialist who are experienced in logistics, country documentation, product management & project management. We are a multinational department with native speakers of English, Russian and Polish in addition we speak Spanish, German. With the launch of our new product ranges we have seen rapid growth in our existing Export markets and also with many new markets opened already this year.

Uroda Polska
Uroda Polska was established in 1996. Currently one of the most important Polish perfume & cosmetic manufacturers. The company produces and distributes its products through both channels: wholesale distributorship and retail chains all over the world. In 2009, the Company extended its portfolio by acquiring the well-known skin care brands: Melisa, Kwiaty Polskie (“Polish Flowers”) and Active 90.

Verona Products Professional
Verona Products Professional is a leading producer of make-up, face and body care, coloration, styling, hair care products and perfumes. Our absolute priorities are the highest standards and aesthetics. We are also renowned for our innovation, professionalism, original design and high quality at a reasonable price in more than 60 countries in Europe, Asia and Africa.

YONELLE is a luxurious cosmetic brand dedicated to women 40+. Innovative infusion cosmetics with above-average anti-aging effectiveness are created with NANODISCS™ – revolutionary carriers of active ingredients. Our offer consists of the H2O Infusion Line and Infusion Line and is constantly being enlarged . We also have professional cosmetics brand YONELLE MEDESTHETIC and exclusive Spa Salon in Warsaw.