Snack & BakeTec 2024 Trade Show: Exhibitors Report

Event Overview

Dates and Location

Snack & BakeTec 2024, held from June 5-7 at Yashobhoomi(IICC) in Dwarka, New Delhi.

Objectives and Themes

The primary objective was to highlight the latest technologies and innovations in the Snacks, Bakery, and Confectionery processing and packaging sectors. Key themes included sustainability, efficiency, and technological advancements aimed at optimising production facilities and meeting evolving consumer demands.

With a market size of more than $500 Billion, the Snacks, Bakery, and Confectionery industry is poised for innovations in processing and packaging technologies with a sharp focus on efficiency, sustainability, and health-conscious products. 

Co-located Events

Snack & BakeTec 2024 was co-located with two major events:

  1. Inter FoodTech: Focused on food processing technologies, this event provided additional insights into broader food industry trends.
  2. Pac Mach Ex: Focused  on packaging material, technology, machinery and services for the food industry.

Target visitors

Snack & BakeTec 2024 is worth visiting for all types of stakeholders from the snacks, bakery and confectionery industry. This includes:

  1. Business owners, production managers, purchase managers, R&D team and others from manufacturers of food, beverages, confectionaries, chocolates and other  FMCG products.
  2. Retailers and supermarkets of food and beverages
  3. Traders, imports and exporters
  4. Consultants
  5. Technology solution providers
  6. Entrepreneurs and startup founders from these segment
  7. Government and regulatory bodies

Exhibitor Participation

This trade show featured over 200 exhibitors from around 25 countries, showcased their products and technologies in the snacks, bakery, and confectionery sectors.

Country wise distribution of exhibitors

Major participation was from India with more than 130 exhibitors

Company Type wise distribution of exhibitors

More than 90% of exhibitors were into manufacturing of  equipment for various food, beverages and packaging. Very selected were in consulting, technology services and logistics. 

Product Category wise distribution of exhibitors

Around half of the exhibitors (around 100) were into food processing equipment. Second major category was packaging equipment with more than 60 companies.

Product wise distribution

Top five products were Conveyors, Mixers, Metal Detectors, Packaging Machines and Check-weighers.

Notable Exhibitors and Showcased Products

  1. Bühler India:
    • Bühler showcased a range of innovative process solutions for cocoa, chocolate, coffee, nuts, wafer, biscuit, pasta, breakfast cereals, and sustainable proteins. Their commitment to sustainability and technological advancement was evident in their extensive product portfolio.
  2. Fabcon India:
    • Fabcon presented advanced solutions for snack food processing, including low oil usage fryers and systems designed for handling multiple SKUs. Their focus on innovation and market adaptation was highlighted through their new product launches.
  3. Mespack India:
    • Known for their flexible packaging solutions, Mespack India demonstrated their latest advancements in packaging technology, emphasizing sustainability and efficiency.
  4. Kanchan Metals:
    • Kanchan Metals showcased their food processing solutions tailored for various segments of the food industry, emphasizing their innovative approach and commitment to quality.

Snack & BakeTec 2024 highlighted several key trends and insights shaping the snacks, bakery, and confectionery industry:

  1. Health and Wellness:
    • Increasing consumer demand for healthier snack options, including low-fat, low-sugar, and high-protein products.
    • Innovations in functional ingredients aimed at improving the nutritional profile of snacks and bakery items.
  2. Sustainability:
    • Growing emphasis on sustainable packaging solutions to reduce environmental impact.
    • Adoption of eco-friendly production processes and sourcing of sustainable ingredients.
  3. Technological Advancements:
    • Integration of automation and digital technologies to enhance production efficiency and consistency.
    • Development of smart packaging solutions to extend product shelf life and improve traceability.
  4. Consumer Trends:
    • Rising popularity of artisanal and gourmet snack products, reflecting a shift towards premium products.
    • Increasing demand for convenience foods that cater to busy lifestyles without compromising on quality.


Snack & BakeTec 2024 successfully provided a comprehensive platform for showcasing the latest innovations and trends by bringing together industry leaders, innovators, and stakeholders.

As the snacks, bakery, and confectionery sectors continue to evolve, it will remain a crucial event for industry professionals seeking to understand the market trends, explore new business opportunities, and build their network in this segment of industry.

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