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.
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.
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 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).
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.
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 10 years, Fannie May Confections Brands, Inc. has been a regular exhibitor at NCA Sweets…
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 candy and snack category growth. Named one of the “Gold 100” largest and most accomplished…
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.
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.