ISM is the world's largest trade fair for sweets and snacks. Over 37,000 trade visitors and 1,513 exhibitors acquired a taste at the last ISM. The coming event will also hold numerous inspirations, new perspectives, promising contacts and valuable discussions in store for you over the four days of the trade fair.

If you're part of this industry, don't let ISM pass you by - it can definitely be a great opportunity for you and your company! In order to stand out, contact our team of experts in trade shows. We collaborate with many Stand Booth Contractors in Cologne and we can easily find the one that best fits your needs and budget!

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The ISM attracts countless trade visitors from all over the globe to the Cathedral City every year. The most important industry meeting place impresses with its diversified, colourful spectrum of offers of chocolate and sugar confectionery, biscuits and snacks.Join this year's ISM and you'll be able to:

  • meet all your direct contacts at one place;
  • exchange ideas with your industry peers on services, products and the latest developments;
  • showcase your newest products and develop new customer bases;
  • explore business opportunities and meet new partners in dynamic surroundings;
  • boost your company's visibility on a global scale;
  • and plenty more..!



From world-class chocolate to the greatest raw ingredients and ice creams, ISM has it all! Here you'll find the following segments:

  • Cocoa, chocolate, chocolate products
  • Sugar confectionery
  • Biscuits
  • Snack foods
  • Savoury snacks
  • Fruit snacks and vegetable snacks
  • Breakfast
  • Ice cream, frozen confectionery
  • Others...

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More than a fair

ISM has an incredible supporting programme that features:

  • Innova Market Insights, where you'll find the latest key trends in confectionery and snacks;
  • Special Show "Sweet World", where you'll find a broad range of new product concepts and product packaging developed by international design students;
  • New Products Showcase: a place to explore the new products in the confectionery industry;
  • ISM Awards: a ceremony that you can't afford to miss!

Raquel Dias

Editorial Staff in neventum