The National Confectioners Association has announced it will host the 2021 Sweets & Snacks Expo June 22-25 at the Indiana Convention Center in Indianapolis, Ind., moving from Chicago for the first time in the show’s history.
2021 Call for Speakers for Sweets and Snacks Expo
The Sweets & Snacks Expo is now accepting proposals for its 2021 Sweet Insights education program. As the signature event for the confectionery and snack industries, the Sweets & Snacks Expo at Chicago’s McCormick Place (May 24 – 27, 2021)…
Sweets & Snacks On Demand: What you need to know. Right now.
The Sweets & Snacks Expo is excited to announce Sweets & Snacks On Demand, a new digital platform designed to bring together the Sweets & Snacks community – from any location and at any time. This impactful and innovative approach to community building will allow retailers, buyers and manufacturers to celebrate innovation, learn through education programs and share and discover the industry’s newest products.
ANNOUNCEMENT: 2020 Sweets & Snacks Expo Has Been Canceled
We are extremely disappointed not to be able to offer the experience, inspiration, insights, and connections, so many in our community have come to rely on in association with the event, but the health and welfare of our community is our top priority.
Third-Annual Ruby Award for Supplier Innovation Now Accepting Nominations
The third annual Ruby Award for Supplier Innovation, an honor given annually to a National Confectioners Association supplier member for advancing the confectionery industry through breakthrough innovation, is now accepting nominations to be considered ahead of the 2020 Sweets & Snacks Expo.
The Sweets & Snacks Expo Announces New Education-Focused CBD Gallery
The National Confectioners Association announced this week that it is opening a CBD Gallery at the 2020 Sweets & Snacks Expo. The new CBD Gallery will provide a curated space to share critical information with professionals throughout the confectionery and snack supply chain about the legal, regulatory and retail environment for hemp-derived cannabidiol (CBD).
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…
Sweet Talk Your Peers! The 2020 Sweets and Snacks Expo Is Searching for Speakers
As the signature event for the confectionery and snack industries, the Sweets & Snacks Expo at Chicago’s McCormick Place (May 19-21, 2020) is seeking dynamic thought leaders to provide show attendees with unique insights, trend forecasts and solutions to accelerate…
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.
Cascades Northbox Recyclable Container Honored with Ruby Award for Supplier Innovation
Packaging manufacturer Cascades was honored with the Ruby Award for Supplier Innovation for its next-gen Northbox packaging, the first-ever fully recyclable insulated packaging in North America. The packaging is itself made of recycled materials and provides multiple insulation options for various shipping needs.