Your year starts here.

McCormick Place, Chicago IL

This is where the candy and snack industries and their customers come to be inspired, make meaningful connections and share our passion for delighting shoppers.

May 18, 2020
May 19 - 21, 2020

Supplier Showcase,
Innovation Awards Ceremony,
Keynote & Cocktail Party

Expo, Education
& Destination Retail


About the Sweets & Snacks Expo

What is the Sweets & Snacks Expo?

With more than 15,000 industry professionals in attendance, the Sweets & Snacks Expo is the largest show in North America representing the confectionery and snack industries. Join us!

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What's new in 2020?

This year, we introduced a new look, a bigger show floor, new education sessions and an expanded Destination Retail experience. Check out the show’s limitless opportunities to connect and learn.

Explore What's New

NEW! Start Your Expo Right on May 18

Sweets & Snacks’ Supplier Showcase

For the first time, the Sweets & Snacks Expo will feature a Supplier Showcase, a marketplace that helps suppliers to confectionery and snack manufacturers connect with their customers.

Exhibit   Attend


2020 Most Innovative New Product Awards (MINPA) Celebration

The Most Innovative New Product Awards (MINPA) is the show’s annual awards celebration honoring innovative ideas, concepts and products. This year we're unveiling the awards during an exciting pre-show event - highlighted by a special guest speaker and an early evening cocktail party.

Learn More About MINPA   Attend the 2020 Celebration



The evolution of Destination Retail

The Sweets & Snacks Expo’s Destination Retail demonstrates the newest and most innovative merchandising techniques and technologies in c-store, drug, traditional supermarkets and beyond.

Change the retail experience


Your year starts here.

may 19-21, 2020 mccormick place chicago, illinois


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