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2017 Sweets & Snacks Expo
2017-05-23 - 2017-05-25
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2017 Sweets & Snacks Expo is the nation’s largest collection of new candy and snack productswith 17,000 confectionery, cookie and snack professionals from 90 countries, 760+ exhibitors with more than four acres of product innovation and 20+ learning opportunities live on the show floor. The Sweets & Snacks Expo keeps you up-to-date on industry trends & insights all year long.
More than 3,000 snack and confectionery items are introduced each year in the U.S. alone, and the New Product Showcase boasts the largest variety of the latest items. In 2016, attendees not only saw candy, chocolate and gum products, they also had an opportunity to discover thousands of snack, nut and cookie products.
The 2016 Expo brought together 760+ exhibiting companies from 23 countries, grew exhibitors by 22% and added a new hall. With more than four acres of product innovation, the Sweets & Snacks Expo provides exclusive access to more candy and snack retailers than any other event.