At the Finish Line: A Successful 2024 Sweets & Snacks Expo Comes to a Close

Engines were running hot in Indianapolis all week as the 2024 Sweets & Snacks Expo raced through town. As the premier event in the Americas for the confectionery and snack categories, the Sweets & Snacks Expo featured a packed show floor, one-of-a-kind networking opportunities, and world-class education sessions from industry thought leaders.

NEW: 2024 Flavor & Product Trends Announced At Sweets & Snacks Expo

The National Confectioners Association (NCA) today announced 2024’s top candy and snack trends. For nearly three decades, the trends showcased at the Sweets & Snacks Expo have influenced trends across the food industry – and with 1,000 exhibitors spread across more than 250,000 square feet of the Indiana Convention Center, the opportunity for trendspotting is unmatched.

Indianapolis: The Center Of The Candy And Snack Universe

The 2024 Sweets & Snacks Expo opens this morning to record-breaking numbers as it embarks on a landmark new partnership with the City of Indianapolis. Sweets & Snacks is the premier event for the confectionery and snack categories in the Americas, and this week, the show will draw 16,000 attendees to the Indiana Convention Center. With 1,000 exhibitors across more than 250,000 square feet of show floor, it’s easy to see how Sweets & Snacks Expo is at the center of the sweets and snacks universe.

Sweets & Snacks Expo 2024 Announces Registration Opening

The Sweets & Snacks Expo announced today that registration is now open for the 2024 show, taking place May 14 – 16 at the Indiana Convention Center in Indianapolis, IN. The Sweets & Snacks Expo is the premier event for the candy and snacking industries, convening thought leaders and industry experts to discover insights, connect with fellow professionals, and drive these industries forward.

New City, New Brand for the 2024 Sweets & Snacks Expo

The Sweets & Snacks Expo announced today a new brand for the world’s premier confectionery and snack trade show. Rolling out immediately to coincide with the show moving to a two-city rotation starting in 2024 with Indianapolis, attendees at this year’s Sweets & Snacks Expo caught a preview of the new brand – and it’s ‘big and bold.’

The 2023 Sweets & Snacks Expo Opens for its Final Year in Chicago

The 2023 Sweets & Snacks Expo opened this morning, kicking off its 26th year as the premier showcase for innovation in the confectionery and snack industries. Over four days, attendees will have the opportunity to discover cutting-edge confectionery and snack innovation, gain actionable insights through education sessions led by the top minds in the industry, and make meaningful industry connections with the thousands of professionals in attendance. 

NEW: 2023 Trends Revealed Ahead of Sweets & Snacks Expo

The Sweets & Snacks Expo has showcased the latest products and innovations in candy and snacks for more than 25 years, and these new products have paved the way for new flavor trends and consumer experiences in the industry and beyond. The National Confectioners Association, the host organization for the Sweets & Snacks Expo, announced today the top product and flavor trends that will be featured at the 2023 show in Chicago.

2023 Sweets & Snacks Expo Announces Slate of Education Opportunities

Attendees of the 2023 Sweets & Snacks Expo (May 22-25 at McCormick Place) will have more opportunities than ever before to learn about key trends impacting confectionery and snack category performance, the retail environment and consumer attitudes and behaviors thanks to the show’s newly announced education programming.