You are here: HomeExpo ZoneFood and AlimentationSweets & Snacks Expo

Sweets & Snacks Expo

Read 1399 times
Rate this item
(0 votes)

Candy & Snack Industry Event

Sweets & Snacks Expo is the candy and snack industry most successful, world-class event. Every year, Sweets & Snacks Expo continues to expand its status as a global resource for products, innovations and insights. The Expo, to be held at Chicago’s McCormick Place, promises to be the most successful in the event’s 16 year history with a nearly sold-out show floor with participation from exhibitors in the U.S. and around the world. The event is organised by NCA, National Confectioners Association, which recognizes the power of U.S. brands around the world.

As in the past years, the Expo hosts the International Welcome Lounge adjacent to the show floor where translators and representatives can answer questions, offer concierge services and assist in making global visitors comfortable and their visit productive.

Attendees at the Sweets & Snacks Expo represent $150 billion of worldwide buying power in the confectionery, snack and cookie categories. More than 5,000 key confectionery and snack buyers are expected with a total attendance of over 15,000 professionals anticipated. Over 1,000 international visitors from more than 70 countries also attend.

Sweets & Snacks Expo is the ideal venue to connect with industry professionals from around the world and to discover international products and trends that will set retailers apart from the rest.

Attendees are buyers, merchandisers, operations managers and store owners from all classes of trade including supermarkets, drug stores, vending, convenience stores, wholesalers, warehouse clubs, theaters, mass and dollar merchants, specialty and department stores. importers, exporters, suppliers, distributors, brokers and media.

The Expo also offers several features and amenities including an International product showcase, an Exporter floorplan and a guided retail tour that make it easier for International attendees to explore both on and off the show floor.

The Expo is uniquely positioned to present the newest products from around the world, including those from a number of renowned European companies like Panda in Finland, Pure Chocolate Ltd. from Latvia, Hellema Hallum BV in the Netherlands and TotteGott Confectionery Group, Candy People, Solberga Konfektyrfabrik AB and Nyakers Pepparkator AB from Sweden.


Chicago, USA

Click here to read more on the United States of America (the hosting country).


Official website:

Other resources:

Additional Info

  • country code: us