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ISM preparations in full swing: World's leading trade fair presents trends and new products for the sweets and snack sector in 2022

Submitted by J. Mikhail on Sat, 01/29/2022 - 03:56
From plant-based to immune-boosting and full of energy products - the spectrum is diverse and colourful After a two-year break due to the pandemic, ISM will take place from 30 January to 2 February 2022 with 1,085 exhibitors from 56 countries. This year, product innovations will once again play a central role at the world's largest trade fair for confectionery and snacks. This is also reflected in the fair's new products overview, which presents numerous new products with around 160 entries. 

ISM is back: 1,085 exhibitors from around 56 countries

Submitted by J. Mikhail on Thu, 01/27/2022 - 01:16
The world's largest and most important trade fair for sweets and snacks will present new international products and a diversified event programme After a two-year break, ISM 2022 is back with 1,085 exhibiting companies from 56 countries. The world's leading trade fair for sweets and snacks will present the entire product range - from chocolate, confectionery and biscuits through to snacks, trend snacks and natural snacks, ice cream, frozen sweets as well as breakfast snacks - on around 90,000 square metres of exhibition space at the Cologne fair grounds. With 213 exhibitors, ProSweets Cologne, the international supplier fair for the sweets and snacks industry, is once again being staged parallel to ISM. Together both trade fairs cover the entire value chain in the production of sweets and snacks, a unique constellation worldwide.

ISM and ProSweets Cologne 2022: Trade fair duo well-aligned for the re-start

Submitted by J. Mikhail on Thu, 01/27/2022 - 01:15
Safe trade fair experience due to the trusted hygiene concept #B-SAFE4business In two weeks' time the trade fair duo, ISM and ProSweets Cologne, take off again at the Cologne fair grounds after a two-year break due to the pandemic. As the leading international events for the sweets and snacks industry, both trade fairs are must-attend dates for all relevant market participants, because the entire value chain - from the current trends and product innovations through to packaging solutions, production technologies and the latest ingredients and raw materials - can only be experienced here. The trusted #B-Safe4Business hygiene concept and the 3G concept, CH3CK, which optimally regulate admission for all of the trade fair participants with regards to COVID and thus ensures that they are completely safe. The new Corona Protection Ordinance of the State of North Rhine-Westphalia, which is valid from 13 January to 9 February, additionally includes several essential new aspects for the trade fair business and continues to allow the conduction of trade fairs such as ISM and ProSweets Cologne. Both trade fairs are being staged from 30 January to 2 February 2022 and are exclusively open to the international trade audience.

Diversified event programme at ISM 2022

Submitted by J. Mikhail on Thu, 01/27/2022 - 01:15
The latest consumer and product trends, innovations and start-up pitches enhance the industry-oriented exhibitor offer on-site In just a few weeks it is finally time again: The international sweets and snacks industry will finally meet up again at the Cologne fair grounds from 30 January to 2 February 2022 after a two-year break. With around 1,200 exhibitors from more than 60 countries registered to-date, ISM offers a good starting position for a re-start in January. With the safety and hygiene concept #B-SAFE4business and admission being exclusively granted to people recovered from, vaccinated against COVID or who are in possession of a negative test CH3CK the leading global trade fair for sweets and snacks ensures the highest degree of safety for the participating companies and visitors.

ISM Award goes to Luigi Zàini

Submitted by J. Mikhail on Wed, 01/26/2022 - 23:42
An Italian sweets manufacturer receives the prize for the first time Luigi Zàini, CEO of the medium-sized Italian sweets company, Luigi Zàini S.p.A., is the winner of this year's ISM Award. The largest and most important trade fair for sweets and snacks worldwide is conferring this prize to the executive director of an Italian sweets company for his exceptional services to the sweets and snacks industry for the first time.

ISM and ProSweets Cologne taking off in 2022

Submitted by J. Mikhail on Wed, 01/26/2022 - 23:42
Exhibitors and industry sponsors are showing great commitment ISM and the co-located supplier fair ProSweets Cologne are under starter's orders and will open their doors on 30 January 2022. A few weeks before the opening of the fair, with current registration figures of around 1,200 exhibitors from over 60 countries, the leading trade fair for sweets and snacks is looking optimistically ahead to the upcoming 2022 event. With around 230 exhibitors, ProSweets Cologne also boasts a very good booking situation. In total, the trade fair duo will cover exhibition space spanning 139,000 square metres.

ISM 2022: 360 degree trade fair experience

Submitted by J. Mikhail on Wed, 01/26/2022 - 23:42
ISM & ProSweets @home is opening up new opportunities for both exhibitors and visitors After a successful Anuga, the leading global trade fair for food and beverages, the motto for the trade fair duo, ISM and ProSweets Cologne, is now also "Always on": In the scope of the new digital platform, ISM & ProSweets @home, Koelnmesse is ensuring that all relevant players of both industries can not only network at the fair grounds, but also digitally and remain up-to-date on current themes. The exhibitors will benefit from the chance to access new target groups and present their solutions to an even broader public. The visitors can go live any time or call up content precisely then when they have the time. In addition, the digital components also offer those people, who cannot participate on-site, a new form of participation without missing out on the trade fair altogether. The platform is available to the exhibitors and visitors from 01.-02.02.2022. The physical trade fair already commences on 31.01.2022.

ISM 2021 elects top innovations of the New Product Showcase

Submitted by J. Mikhail on Wed, 01/26/2022 - 23:41
The winners are Confiserie Burg Lauenstein from Germany, Selectum from Austria and Francois Doucet from France The New Product Showcase has been the central platform for the industry's new products since 2009 and has established itself as an appealing attraction for all decision-makers at ISM. Normally, the largest trade fair for sweets and snacks in the world presents the new products to the visitors in a high-calibre special exhibition during the trade fair. This year, ISM opted for a digital edition of the New Product Showcase due to the cancellation of the trade fair.

Anuga presents the top innovations of 2021

Submitted by J. Mikhail on Fri, 10/08/2021 - 15:08
67 products have made it onto the exhibition area of the Anuga taste Innovation Show The international food and drinks industry will once again be meeting up at Anuga in Cologne from 9 to 13 October 2021. The world's largest trade fair for the food industry is also setting new benchmarks with its digital format and will additionally bring professionals from all over the globe together from 11 to 13 October via the new digital platform Anuga @home. Under the key theme "Transform", over the next five days more than 4,600 exhibitors from 97 countries will present a variety of products in 10 trade shows. New trends and international product innovations are of particular interest here.

Anuga Organic with a wide-ranging organic offer

Submitted by J. Mikhail on Fri, 10/08/2021 - 15:07
"Anuga Organic Market" is presenting itself as an organic product idea exchange for the trade The coming Anuga from 9 to 13 October 20217 in Cologne offers an overview of the international offer of organic products. A concentrated spectrum of organic products that carry proof of a recognised organic certification commonly-found on the marketplace awaits the visitors in the specialised "Anuga Organic" trade show.