ISM Cologne – Everything the heart desires
Welcome to ISM Cologne, the world’s leading trade fair for confectionery and snacks!
ISM Cologne, the world’s leading trade fair for confectionery and snacks offers inspiration and innovation, exciting networking possibilities, top-class exhibitors and competent visitors. This perfect combination is unique around the globe. You will also find the world’s largest offer of trademark confectionery and snacks. Discover international confectionery and snacks at the confectionery and snacks trade fair in Cologne.
Hand in hand: In co-operation with ProSweets Cologne, the international supplier trade fair for the confectionery and snacks industry, ISM Cologne represents the entire industrial value chain. From January 30 to February 2 in 2022 , the trade fair duo will once again turn the cathedral city Cologne into the meeting point of the confectionery and snacks industry.
After months of only digital meetings, it is high time to meet face to face, renew business contacts, exchange experience and taste a real piece of chocolate again!
Innovation and trend campaign
As ISM cannot take place physically this year, we are realising an exciting innovation and trend campaign for you. Here, you will find a mix of webinars, trade reports, interviews, press releases and presentations of new products over the next months.
Here you find our current highlights:
- 1 February 2021: Webinar and Interview „Top Ten Trends 2021 for Sweets and Snacks“ from Innova Market Insights
- 16 February 2021: Kick-off for the presentation of new products by our exhibitors, further details in our press release
- 25 February 2021: Webinar and trade article „Experiential Snacking, Innovating with Texture, Format and Flavour“, Euromonitor
- 23 March 2021: Webinar and trade article „Confectionery Trends and Innovations in Western Europe and the US", Euromonitor
More activities to follow
Paper on the state of the snacking industry
Euromonitor International and ISM are pleased to launch a paper on the state of the snacking industry.To the paper on the state of the snacking industry
ISM Cologne – intriguing facts that spark your curiosity
Exhibitors from all over the world
Trade visitors from 148 countries
exhibition space covering
of the exhibitors are international
Segments at ISM
Changes in consumer needs lead to new nutritional trends and product innovations. As the world’s largest trade fair for confectionery and snack items, the ISM is picking up on these trends and enhancing its product worlds with new theme areas to do with sweet and savoury in-between snacks.To the segments of ISM
Save the date
The next ISM date will take place from 30 January to 2 February 2022.Make a note
The consequences of the corona virus, which is occurring worldwide, also affect our Koelnmesse events. The health of all trade fair participants, customers and partners is paramount.
Get a picture of our measures, which we have summarized under the keyword #B-SAFE4business .