Customers Come First
» Customers Come First
Welcome to the 2012 SWEETS & SNACKS EXPO®, where buyers always come first!
In 2012, attendees will not only see candy, chocolate and gum products, they will also have an opportunity to view hundreds of snack, nut and cookie products.
As a buyer customer, you are a top priority at the SWEETS & SNACKS EXPO®. Not only do you get to enjoy all the sweets and snacks products, but you will also enjoy the following amenities available only to buyers.
- Thousands of new product launches featuring sweets and snacks
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. Located just outside the exhibit hall, this showcase should be your first stop before navigating the EXPO.
- More than 550 snack, cookie and confectionery exhibitors
The EXPO features the world's top manufacturers including the leading multi-national manufacturers and many other new exhibitors.
- The Buyers' Club! Unparalleled networking opportunities
Visit the private Buyers' Club to relax and recharge after checking out the exhibits. Open exclusively to registered attendees, this setting creates an opportunity to meet with co-workers and network with other buyers while enjoying complimentary food and beverage service.
- Internet and email connections right on the show floor
The entire show floor and public spaces are a hot spot so you can stay up to date and connected! There will also be an internet cafe located in the center of the show.
- Private meeting facilities
Meeting facilities are available to facilitate better business relationships and connect with your most important contacts.
- The Gourmet Marketplace
Close to 100 gourmet companies exhibited at the Gourmet Marketplace in 2011 and even more are expected in 2012. Located on the exhibit floor, the Gourmet Marketplace features specialty confectionery and snack products including premium and gourmet as well as fortified, all natural and organic. Exclusive events in this area will at "The Taste of Gourmet" and they include chocolate artistry, tastings, samplings and pairings.
- Learn about the hottest industry topics
Keep ahead of the curve and learn from industry experts about a number of prevalent topics. Sessions are held before show hours to accommodate even the most hectic schedule.