Sweets & Snacks Expo Debuts New Brand, Opens 2020 Registration

The Sweets & Snacks Expo is launching a fresh new look as it opens registration for the 2020 show. Held annually at Chicago’s McCormick Place and organized by the National Confectioners Association, the Sweets & Snacks Expo (May 19-21, 2020) is the largest show in North America representing the confectionery and snack industries.

Expo’s Future: Bigger, More Fun, More Dynamic

Incoming Sweets & Snacks Expo Committee Chair Ed Seibolt details the show’s strengths and how it will get bigger and better in the coming years. Originally printed in the July/August 2019 issue of Candy & Snack Today For the past…

2019 Most Innovative New Product Award Winners Announced at Sweets & Snacks Expo

The newest innovations in confectionery and snacks were today recognized at the 2019 Sweets & Snacks Expo’s annual Most Innovative New Product Awards. A panel of judges representing retail leaders in the confectionery and snack category evaluated products in nine categories: chocolate, non-chocolate, sweet, salty, savory, novelty, seasonal, gourmet/premium, and gum & mints.

The Power of Sweets & Snacks at Retail

As major economic drivers, the confectionery and snack industries are significantly impacting the state of retail Did you know that the confectionery and snack industries are leading indicators of the strength in the U.S. economy? When analyzing consumer packaged goods…

Sweets & Snacks Expo: The Industry’s Sweetest Show

With the industry’s biggest show fast approaching, snack and confectionery manufacturers, retailers, wholesalers and more are getting excited for the 2019 Sweets & Snacks Expo. This year, the event will take place in Chicago’s McCormick Place from May 21 –…