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 – 23, 2019. Below, see a recap of the 2018 Sweets & Snacks Expo.
Attendees can explore the show floor, learn about the industry’s newest and most innovative products and experience best-in-class educational programs. To learn more and register, please visit SweetsAndSnacks.com. Registration is currently open for retailers and wholesalers. There is limited space remaining for exhibitors, and media registration will open in February.
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It is not open to the general public and no one under the age of 16 will be permitted onto the show floor (including infants).
About the National Confectioners Association (NCA)
The National Confectioners Association is the trade organization that advances, protects and promotes chocolate, candy, gum and mints, and the companies that make these special treats. As the leading association for the U.S. confectionery industry, NCA helps ensure the public understands and appreciates the unique role that chocolate and candy can play in a happy, balanced lifestyle. Learn more about the economic impact of the confectionery industry at PowerOfSweet.com, and follow NCA on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
About the Sweets & Snacks Expo
Sponsored by the National Confectioners Association, the Sweets & Snacks Expo is the confectionery and snack industry’s most successful, world-class event. It is unrivaled in new product launches, business building solutions and innovations in merchandising. 18,000 qualified professionals attend with global presence from 90 countries. More than 850 companies displaying more than 4 acres of candy and snack products participate in the Expo. The event is held each May at Chicago’s McCormick Place.