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ProSweets Cologne 2023 - Meeting point of the industry professionals

Good reasons for ProSweets Cologne


This is where the suppliers and decision-makers of the snacks industry meet up

ProSweets Cologne addresses the international suppliers and decision-makers of the snacks and sweets industry. We offer the suppliers of raw materials and ingredients, packaging, machines and plants for snacks and sweets as well as service providers from secondary sections exhibition space spanning 21,000 m². Whether low-calorie ingredients for chocolate products, resource-saving packaging for crisps or intelligent cooling and air-conditioning technology for ice cream - the entire spectrum of the industry is revealed at the supplier trade fair.

Whether executive directors, plant managers and quality managers, packaging designers, product developers and researchers or sales professionals from all over the globe - a host of decision-makers from the snacks and sweets industry are among the visitors. Nine out of ten visitors come from leading industry manufacturing companies. For them, ProSweets Cologne is an important point of contact for finding innovative solutions and establishing new contacts.

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Segments of ProSweets Cologne


One of many reasons, why ProSweets Cologne in Germany is such a popular event, is the broad and diverse range of product segments. Whether you are interested in raw materials, ingredients, packaging technology and materials or maybe in a completely different product segment, the supplier trade fair presents them all. Get detailed information about our diverse segments here!

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Impressions of ProSweets Cologne

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ProSweets Cologne and ISM: The sweets trade fair and the suppliers as a double act

Two-fold enjoyable: ProSweets Cologne takes place parallel to ISM, the world's largest and most important trade fair for sweets and snacks. Together with ISM , ProSweets Cologne covers the entire, industrial value chain of the snacks and sweets industry. Whilst ProSweets Cologne is especially designed for suppliers, ISM addresses leading global trading companies as well as snacks and sweets manufacturers, who produce ready-to-sell sweets and snack items.

Over 1,700 exhibitors and more than 38,000 trade visitors from all over the world attend ISM and the trade fair city Cologne every year. The trade audience of the renowned sweets trade fair includes wholesale buyers, importers, chain stores, specialised stores, confectioners, online food retailers and many more.

The synergy effects for suppliers of the snacks and sweets industry are huge. With your participation at ProSweets Cologne 2022, you can look forward to a broad spectrum of themes, international exposure and a large network of important contacts. Whether blockchain technologies for transparent supply chains or personalisable packaging designs: You contribute towards the success of the entire industry with your solutions. New on board? In the scope of our all-round service, first-time exhibitors can get a taste of the trade fair atmosphere and establish important contacts in the Newcomer Area at a favourable price.

Even more good reasons for participating at ProSweets Cologne can be found here.

Lectures, networking and trends at the supplier trade fair in Cologne

Four days, two exhibition halls and a full programme: With its lectures, special events and theme areas, the popular supplier trade fair offers plenty of inspiration and interaction. The "ProSweets Ingredients" section serves both exhibitors and trade visitors as an interactive platform on ingredients. The special events "Packaging" and "Ingredients" allow manufacturers and other trade visitors to experience innovative packaging concepts and alternative ingredients live.

Our event programme is dedicated to current trends, presented by renowned experts of the snacks and sweets industry. The one-hour DLG Guided Tours on the theme of sustainable packaging concepts promise movement. Beyond this, depending on their respective interests, the visitors can examine our four different product segments and establish contacts.

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Journey to Koelnmesse during ProSweets Cologne

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free WiFi offer at ProSweets Cologne

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The free WiFi offer for visitors is accessible through the SSID (name of the WiFi network) #hotspot.koelnmesse.