The global sourcing event for the savoury snacks industry

SNACKEX is organised by the European Snacks Association (ESA) and is the only savoury snack and snack nuts event in Europe serving as the pre-eminent business meeting place for the whole industry.

The 2017 event is held in Vienna on June 21st and 22nd.

Below is an interview with Sebastian Emig, Director General of the European Snacks Association

Kellys are kindly sponsoring the SNACKEX welcome reception industry network event, here is a video they’ve produced

Below you will find more information about the event in video interviews with some of the exhibitors.

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Shane De La Force – tna solutions

Shane is the Chief Marketing Officer – tna solutions, single source globally of turnkey innovative packaging and processing solutions. tna are located at stand number 514 at SNACKEX 2017 and have just celebrated their 35th anniversary. Shane talks about the leading edge technologies they’ll be presenting at SNACKEX.


Pasta Foods – Michele Conway

Michele is the Sales Director – Pasta Foods which is based in the East of England. Pasta Foods are located at stand number 465 at SNACKEX 2017. In the interview Michele talked about Pasta Foods, their product range and services provided to customers. She also explained what visitors to their stand will see and what they are working on to help address the challenges and opportunities they see the industry faces over the next 18 months.


Ishida – Simon Ruffley

Simon is the Business Manager – Snacks Packaging Solutions at Ishida Europe Ltd which is based in Birmingham. Ishida are located at stand number 414. In the interview Simon talked about Ishida, their product range and services provided to customers. He also spoke about what visitors to their stand will see at SNACKEX 2017 and what they see as the challenges and opportunities in the industry over the next 18 months.


Reading Bakery Systems – Joe Pocevicius

Joe is the European Sales Manager for Reading Bakery Systems and is based in Amsterdam. RBS are exhibiting at SNACKEX 2017 on stand 544. In this interview Joe speaks about RBS and the services it offers, the opening of their Sales and Services office in 2016 and also what visitors to their stand can see and learn about.


Walter Rau

Walter Rau is part of Bunge, a global agribusiness and food company employing over 35,000 people. Walter Rau will be present at SNACKEX 2017 on stand 358. In the interview Walter Rau spoke about their organisation and the services they offer to their customers. They also spoke about what visitors to their stand will see and hear and what they consider the challenges and opportunities the industry faces in the future.

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SNACKEX 2017 takes place in Vienna but it's a GLOBAL event.
The Vienna Messe is situated a short distance from the city centre as is within easy walking distance of hotels to suit every budget.

Exhibitors book your stand today by selecting the above link

Vienna is easy to get to. The international airport has connections to 42 Central and Eastern European destinations. That’s more than any other airport in the world - even more than Frankfurt. And it offers non-stop flights to 160 worldwide destinations.

Austria’s central location in the heart of Europe means staging SNACKEX in Vienna is the perfect location to attract the widest possible professional audience, from east and west and beyond.

Wherever in the world you are located, SNACKEX is the place to be if you want to do more business in the global savoury snack sector.