PARIS: A record number of cosmetic formulators turned out for Personal Care Ingredients Europe (PCIE), which took place in Paris on April 12-14, 2005. Visitors from all over the world were attracted by the proposition of quality content and a display of the latest ingredients and technology from more than 185 suppliers. A total of 3,259 delegates and visitors participated at PCIE over the three days, with roughly half traveling overseas to attend. In addition to visitors from the EU, there was a notable presence from Central Europe, South America, Africa and Asia, according to organizers. Next year’s show will be held March 28-30 at the Paris Expo, Porte de Versailles, France.