ISM: 02.–05.02.2020

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Segments of ISM

Everything the heart desires

Cocoa, chocolate, chocolate products, biscuits, snack foods, sugar confectionery, ice cream and raw pastes are the core competence of 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.

Adapt to meet the changes in the consumers‘ needs, and discover your new potentials at the ISM in Cologne, the world‘s largest and most important business and communication platform for manufacturers and decision-makers from the trade.

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Chocolate, Chocolate products

Chocolate, Chocolate products

The scientific description of the cocoa tree isn't called "Theobroma cacao" in vain - "Food of the gods". At ISM the world's largest selection of chocolate and chocolate products from A for alpine milk to Z for zero bar, filled chocolates and truffles as well as Easter and Christmas items are on display.

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Sugar confectionery

Sugar confectionery

Named after an important ingredient of its products, the most colourful section of ISM presents bonbons and sugar-coated sweets, peppermints and glucose, chewing-gum, fruit gums and liquorice, marzipan and nougat as well as Turkish delight and halva.

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Biscuits

Biscuits

What would an afternoon cup of coffee or tea be without them? In addition to cake, cookies and waffles, also stollen and gingerbread together with national specialities like panettone, baklava and macaroons, but also crispbread and rusks are exhibited at ISM.

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Snack foods

Snack foods

ISM is also the platform for savoury snack items. They are represented in numerous versions, for instance as crisps and extruded products, savoury biscuits, nuts and almonds, rice snacks or popcorn, the latter also in sweet versions.

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Trend Snacks

Trend Snacks

Current food trends such as snacking and "to-go" enjoyment comprising of products like fruit bars, vegetable chips, smoothies, fish and meat snacks, energy bars, vegan trend snacks and many more have been covered in an own section in Hall 5.2 since 2015.

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Natural Snacks at ISM

Natural Snacks

Specialities crafted in careful workmanship in small manufactories mark this segment hosting bean2bar chocolate, products without additives, raw products as well as coffee, tea and cocoa specialities/drinking chocolate.

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ISM Segmtent Breakfast Snacks

Breakfast Snacks

The first meal of the day is presenting itself from its lusty side at ISM, namely with cereals and porridge. But also yogurt drinks and probiotic drinks are exhibited in Cologne.

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Ice cream, deep-frozen sweets

Ice cream, deep-frozen sweets

Chilled sweets were already popular in old China and ancient Europe. At ISM they are presented in the form of fruit ice cream, dairy ice cream and pre-portioned items. As the younger relation of ice cream, frozen yoghurt is also represented. Frozen cakes and frozen biscuits round of the frozen offer of sweet products.

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