Canadian Vending

Trade show to host new candy and snack companies through ‘Innovation Avenue’

May 15, 2017
By Canadian Vending

Washington – The 2017 Sweets & Snacks Expo will welcome 20 burgeoning candy and snack companies to Innovation Avenue – a series of areas on the show floor dedicated to start-up companies that are launching their confectionery and snack businesses.

The concept was introduced in 2011 to allow Expo attendees to see unique products and ideas, said the National Confectioners Association, hosts of the event, in a news release. The following exhibitors will participate:

  • Brooklyn Cookie Company, LLC
  • Cotton Cravings Organic Confections
  • Diamond K Sweets & More LLC
  • DiMario Foods
  • Genius Jerky
  • Good-N-Twisted
  • Kettle Fudge, LLC
  • KitsitrA LLC
  • Lake Country Candies
  • Legally Addictive Foods
  • Maui Crisps
  • Michelle’s Bakery
  • Miggy Foods
  • Nutrawbar
  • Pajama Sweets
  • Porta Béla
  • AgStandard Almonds
  • The Matzo Project
  • Treeting Cards By Mayhem Ops Inc.
  • WillPOWER Your Day, Inc.

The 2017 Sweets & Snacks Expo is sold out for the fifth consecutive year and will host more than 800 companies. More than 17,000 industry professionals from nearly 90 countries are slated to attend the show.

The Sweets & Snacks Expo, which is hosted by the National Confectioners Association, set for May 23-25 in Chicago.