Today, Dylan's Candy Bar has several subsidiaries, among others in Chicago and Los Angeles. 7,000 different sweets, creative seasonal products, clothes, jewellery and accessories are sold there.
The award ceremony of the ISM Award will be held during an exclusive dinner on the evening of the first exhibition day of the 48th ISM in Cologne (28.01.2018). The laudation will be held by Richard Ross, President of Galerie Candy.
The jury of the ISM Award comprises of international representatives from the industry, trade and field of science.
ISM organisers are Koelnmesse and its industry sponsor, the International Sweets and Biscuits Fair (AISM) task force.
Prize winners to-date:
2014 Herman Goelitz Rowland Sr., Chairman of the Board, Jelly Belly Candy Company, USA
2015 Felix Richterich, proprietor and CEO of Ricola AG, Switzerland
2016 James N. Walker, Walkers Shortbread, England
2017 Gota Morinaga, Representative Director,
Representative Chairman, Morinaga Co. Ltd., Japan,
Over 1,600 suppliers from around 60 countries are expected to participate at ISM 2018.
Parallel to ISM: ProSweets Cologne - the international supplier fair for the sweets and snacks industry. Over 300 companies from the sections manufacturing, packing and ingredients are once again expected in Cologne from 28 to 31 January 2018.
Both trade fairs are exclusively open to trade visitors.