Coschem hosts its first suppliers’ day

Coschem-suppliers-day-OrkilaDriven by members’ requests and industry need, the Society of Cosmetic Chemists (Coschem) hosted its first skin care actives suppliers’ day on 3 May. The inaugural event took place at the office of the society in Johannesburg and saw around 90 people attending.


The exhibitors

Coschem member companies that supply skin care actives were invited to take part in the suppliers’ day, and no costs were involved in exhibiting.

Exhibitors included BASF/Botanichem, Carst & Walker, Evonik, IMCD South Africa/CLR, Merck, Millchem, Orkila, Savannah Fine Chemicals, Siyeza Fine Chem, and Vantage Specialty Products.

One exhibitor said the event was an immense success, noting just how valuable it was to take part. Another exhibitor was exceptionally impressed with the amount of leads generated at the first suppliers’ day.

The visitors

Each and every visitor to Coschem’s skin care actives suppliers’ day was a quality one. They ranged from formulators and product developers to brand owners and manufacturers from the local cosmetics industry.

Many of the visitors loved the buzz and the opportunity for interaction provided by the event, and said they looked forward to forthcoming suppliers’ days hosted by the society. These types of events pre

sent the perfect opportunity for buyers and sellers to come together to exchange information of products and ideas for innovation.

Coschem now has plans to organise suppliers’ days in Cape Town and KwaZulu-Natal, to ensure formulators, developers, brand owners and manufacturers from across the country have access to the unique benefits of one-on-one interactions with suppliers to the industry.


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