Buyers, merchandisers, operations managers, executives and store owners from supermarkets, convenience stores, warehouse clubs, mass and dollar merchants, drug stores, vending, wholesalers, theaters, specialty and department stores and many more. More than 17,000 qualified confectionery and snack professionals attend, with participation from 90 countries.
Companies from the largest multinational firms down to boutique and gourmet candy and snack exhibit. More than 760 companies display nearly meters of candy, chocolate, biscuits and snacks than at any other event.
Discover new products, companies, innovation and merchandising solutions by exploring thousands of new and exciting products from hundreds of exhibitors, nearly half of which feature snacks.
As a retailer or wholesaler, you are a top priority at the Sweets & Snacks Expo – experience the largest, and fastest growing event laser-focused entirely on the candy and snack categories.
With 20 years of experience – we are the candy & snack experts.
Pre-show briefs on the state of the industry, focused on the candy, snack and specialty sectors. Learn from the nation’s most sought-after strategists and category specialists on topics that will help you succeed each morning before the show opens.
Small Business Innovator Award during Expo’s Most Innovative New Products Program. Items from nine candy and snack segments are taste tested by food and retail experts. A dedicated display of these panel-selected products will help narrow your search for the latest and greatest new items. These could be your next best sellers!
Looking for new ideas and business results? Put yourself in the center of the whole treating and snacking world.
More than 760 companies from the largest multinational firms down to boutique and gourmet snack manufacturers exhibit
17,000 candy and snack professionals from 90 countries visit
Two halls and more than four acres of product innovation
17 data-driven learning sessions focusing on trends, retail technology, shopper engagement and state of the market for candy, snack and specialty segments
More than 320 new product award submissions across nine different categories resulting 45 panel recommended taste-tested items
It’s where 90% of candy and 75% of snacks business gets done
Celebrating 20 years of success in 2017, the SSE is the must-see industry showcasing more candy and snacks than any other event