• Gain Insights

    Attend our complimentary keynote sessions and hear from the experts!

    • ESPN anchor, author- Jeremy Schaap
    • NBC News Chief Medical Editor-Nancy Snyderman
    • Zappos.com CEO-Tony Hsieh
    • Executive Vice President, Industry Insights IRI Worldwide - Larry Levin

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    Use the 2014 Sweets & Snacks Expo App during your convention experience to get the most out of your time at the Expo.

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  • New Product Showcase

    Visit the New Product Showcase and get tuned into the hottest and most innovative items at the Expo!

2014 Sweets & Snacks Expo - Largest Show Ever

  • More than 15,000 qualified professionals attend with global participation from 90 countries
  • 620+ exhibiting companies display more than 3 acres of candy and snacks
  • Innovations awards reveal the top new items that have been taste-tested across eight different categories
  • Learning opportunities through standing-room only keynote sessions as well as merchandising solutions on the show floor

NCA's 2013 Sweets & Snacks Expo

The 2013 Sweets & Snacks Expo, sponsored by the National Confectioners Association, is the largest confectionery, cookie and snack show in the Americas. The Expo features more than 570 companies showcasing thousands of confectionery and snack products in one place, making it the most valuable, time-effective event in the industry. The 2013 show dates are May 21 - 23 at Chicago's McCormick Place.

The 2012 Expo was the largest in the show's 16 year history and the number of exhibitors increased 15%!   In fact, in 2012, more than 145 new companies exhibited and more buyers than ever attended the event. The Expo attracts all of the major U.S. distribution channels and features top-notch experts in the keynote sessions, making it easier than ever to discover the latest trends, and discover what's new in your category.

More than 15,000 qualified confectionery and snack professionals attend each year including nearly 1,000 international visitors traveling from 70 countries.

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Read the 2012 Final Show Press Release Here!