The 2021 Sweet and Snacks Expo officially opened and kicked into full gear at the Indiana Convention Center this past Wednesday, June 23. Our BBI team was ready to connect with clients and learn about the latest innovations in the industry.
As the premier trade show for the candy and snack categories, the Sweet and Snacks Expo offered attendees the opportunity to discover new confectionery and snack products, actionable insights, and unparalleled access to industry and retail personnel.
After a year of resilience of facing the COVID-19 pandemic, this year's Sweet and Snack Expo was like any other. With two years of innovation and new products, the confectionery and snack industries made a massive come back with hundreds of the world's leading candy makers debuting new products and the latest innovation in chips, nuts, sweet snacks, jerky, pretzels, and more.
The 2021 Sweets & Snacks Expo by the numbers:
2,890+ retail attendees
1,750+ banners across all classes of trade
More than 3 acres of candy and snack innovation
$6.3 million economic impact on the City of Indianapolis
If you missed this year's Sweet and Snack Expo, check out some of our team pictures below.