Expo Is Your Trusted Source for Everything New
Discover five acres of widespread product innovation over two halls, specialized category solutions, and insights no other show has.
Connect with more than 850 exhibitors and nearly 18,000 candy and snack professionals.
Gain a Competitive Edge
Find the largest variety of new product innovation and companies plus access to packaging, merchandising, research and industry insights you won’t find anywhere else.
Learn the latest insights in shopper engagement, breakthrough candy, snack and specialty trends, growth forecasts and attention-grabbing merchandising that will drive aisle traffic.
Access Curated Products
Discover 45 of the newest, award-winning “retailer-selected” candy and snack sensations destined to be best sellers.
The only destination designed specifically to address your business challenges, teach you how to attract shoppers, and grow your business.
Your Expo, Your Way
You can put yourself in the center of everything you need from break-out products and merchandising innovations to industry trends
that will help you stand out in a crowded marketplace at the 2018 Sweets & Snacks Expo.
Your One-Stop Shop for Confectionery Innovation.
Your Destination for Snack Innovation.
The Only Event Totally Focused on Specialty Candy & Snacks.
We Can’t Wait
to Meet You!
Don’t Miss What’s New at Expo 2018!
Drive business success and gain market intelligence through over 20 learning opportunities designed to fit your busy schedule.
U.S. Shopper Insights Benchmark Study: Do’s and Don’ts of Investing in Shopper InsightsWednesday, 8 Phil McGee - President - Decision Breakers45 am - 9 30 am
This session will demonstrate a clear picture of the “state of shopper insights” and an understanding of how to unlock its full potential.
Converting Inspiration to Measurable Action
As the consumer packaged goods industry undergoes fundamental restructuring, the experts from Pinterest explore what role digital platforms play in the new path to purchase.
Applying Influencers & Community to Drive Retail SalesWednesday, 4 Joel Warady - CMO - Enjoy Life Foods00 pm - 4 45 pm
This session details how to harness the power of social media influencers to build your brand without blowing out your marketing budget.
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800+ Exhibitors with more than 100 new companies
Connect with large multinational firms down to boutique, gourmet start-up manufacturers
Pre-qualified candy & snack professionals visit each year from nearly 90 countries
Data-driven learning sessions
Focusing on pre-trends, retail technology, shopper engagement and state of the market for candy, snack and specialty segments
New product awards
Top retailers representing 85% of the U.S. buying power taste & evaluate new items across nine segments
200,000 sqft of product innovation, merchandising and live sessions
Nearly 50 percent of exhibitors showcase a snack product