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Educational Tracks Set for 2018 Sweets & Snacks Expo

Washington, D.C. (February 13, 2018) – The 2018 Sweets & Snacks Expo is pleased to announce its educational tracks for this year’s multifaceted program. The tracks, grouped around the themes of How We Shop, How We Eat, and How We Work, will explore consumer …

Expo Increases International Exhibitor Footprint

Washington — The 2018 Sweets & Snacks Expo will host companies from more than 25 countries, the largest number of international exhibitors in the show’s history, according to NCA. Additionally, the Expo will feature seven international pavilions this year, with Belarus making its show debut. …

2018 Sweets & Snacks Expo Grows Global Footprint

Washington, D.C. (January 31, 2018) – Confectionery and snacks from more than 25 different countries will be on display at the 2018 Sweets & Snacks Expo – the largest number of countries ever to showcase products at the trade show. Hosted by the National …

Pinterest Exec To Headline Sweets & Snacks Expo Education Lineup

Washington – Attendees at the 2018 Sweets & Snacks Expo will gain insight into the role a visual discovery platform, such as Pinterest, plays in the new consumer journey, according to NCA, the event’s sponsor. Arthur Sevilla, head of vertical strategy at Pinterest, headlines the …

What Two Billion Pins on Pinterest tell us about Today’s Consumer

Washington, D.C. (January 22, 2018) – Arthur Sevilla, head of vertical strategy at Pinterest, will headline the education program at the 2018 Sweets & Snacks Expo, taking place May 22-24, in Chicago’s McCormick Place. Sevilla will use insights from more than two billion pins …

2018 Expo Sells Out In Record Time

Washington — The 2018 Sweets & Snacks Expo is sold out, the first time in the show’s 21-year history that it has done so this quickly, according to NCA. “The high demand to be part of an event focused on providing new and innovative …

2018 Sweets & Snacks Expo Sells Out in Record Time

Washington, D.C. (January 3, 2018) – Booth space for the 2018 Sweets & Snacks Expo is sold out. This is the first time in the trade show’s 21-year history that it has sold out so early in the year. Hosted by the National Confectioners …

NCA Members Advocate In Pennsylvania

Washington, DC — Earlier this week, NCA held its annual Pennsylvania Advocacy Day in the state capitol of Harrisburg. Association President & CEO John Downs notes Pennsylvania is one of the top chocolate and candy producing states in the country. He points out that …

Multi-Award Winning Sweets & Snacks Expo Provides Best-in-Class Business Solutions

Washington, D.C. (September 21, 2017) – With the recent announcement of the Sweets & Snacks Expo being named to Trade Show Executive magazine’s Gold 100 list for the first time, the candy and snack industry’s recognition for its success has been unparalleled. While the …

NCA Opens Call For Expo Education Session Speakers

Washington — NCA is accepting proposals for 2018 Sweet Insights education sessions speakers that can provide insights, strategies and trends to Sweets & Snacks Expo attendees. The Association is looking for thought leaders that can cover the following topics: ecommerce sales and shopper behavior; …