Only event designed exclusively for the confectionery and snack category featuring retailers attending from every major distribution channel. Expo experienced double digit growth in 2013 with international participation increasing to more than 90 countries.
Top Ten Reasons to attend the Sweets & Snacks Expo!
The 2014 Sweets & Snacks Expo is filled with more new products and categories from more new companies. Come to the 2014 Expo to discover what's new in your category!
WIDE-REACHING GLOBAL PRESENCE – Find all of your business in one place, our attendee channel representation and buyer power cannot be matched. 69% of the largest grocery stores attend; 50% of the largest convenience store chains; 43% of the largest dollar/value stores; 100% of the top drug and club stores come!
More Confectionery and Snack Buyers in more trade channels than any other U.S. show!
Attendees at the Sweets & Snacks Expo represent $150 billion of worldwide buying power in the confectionery, snack and cookie categories. Discover thousands of new products from more than 600 exhibiting companies. Over 163 new confectionery and snack companies exhibited in 2013 with even bigger participation expected in 2014!
About the NCA:
Founded in 1884 in Chicago by representatives of 69 confectionery manufacturing firms, the National Confectioners Association (NCA) is one of the oldest, most respected trade associations in the world.
Over the years, the association has endeavored to provide the kind of vigorous leadership necessary for its members, which include domestic and international confectionery manufacturers and suppliers to the industry to meet the increasingly complex challenges and problems that have confronted the industry.