Put yourself in the center of it all

May 22-24, 2018 | Chicago, IL USA

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theONswitch has been around since 2003. Nancy, our CEO, grew up in marketing and has lived through the creation of all forms of media – from black and white television through the social media boom and we are as fluent in digital marketing as we are in traditional brand marketing. With theONswitch, you get a balanced and fully-integrated approach to marketing – combining the very best of tried-and-true with the latest and greatest online marketing techniques.

Gain a Competitive Edge

Find the largest variety of new product innovation and companies plus access to packaging, merchandising, research and industry insights you won’t find anywhere else.


Learn the latest insights in shopper engagement, breakthrough candy, snack and specialty trends, growth forecasts and attention-grabbing merchandising that will drive aisle traffic.

Access Curated Products

Discover 45 of the newest, award-winning “retailer-selected” candy and snack sensations destined to be best sellers.


The only destination designed specifically to address your business challenges, teach you how to attract shoppers, and grow your business.

Your Expo, Your Way

You can put yourself in the center of everything you need from break-out products and merchandising innovations to industry trends that will help you stand out in a crowded marketplace at the 2018 Sweets & Snacks Expo.


Your One-Stop Shop for Confectionery Innovation.


Your Destination
for Snack Innovation.


The Only Event Totally Focused on Specialty Candy & Snacks.


We Can’t Wait to
Meet You!

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Expo 2018!

Product submissions were taste-tested by more than 20 retail experts representing nearly 85 percent of the U.S. buying power. Four weighted criteria were used to assess each item including taste, packaging, innovation and go-to market feasibility.

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Drive business success and gain market intelligence through over 20 learning opportunities designed to fit your busy schedule.