Who We Are
Brasil Sweets and Snacks is the international brand of the Brazilian confectionery & peanuts industry, created by Abicab – Brazilian Chocolate, Cocoa, Peanuts, Candies and Byproducts Industry Association, whose affiliated companies account for 70% of the Brazilian cocoa market; 92% of the chocolate market; 62% of the peanut market and 93% of the candies and confectionery market. A brand that symbolizes modernity of the industry installed in Brazil, expressed in innovation, technology, quality, variety, and, in particular, emotion and endearment that leads each release of chocolates, candies and peanuts.
Brasil Sweets and Snacks brings together more than 50 export companies, with a wide range of high added value products exported to about 150 countries. Competitiveness and state-of-the-art manufacturing processes, with international standards, consolidate the role of Brazil as an increasingly important global player in the confectionery & peanuts segment.
Several activities are run by Brasil Sweets and Snacks, in the local and international market seeking commercial opportunities in the confectionery & peanuts segment. Brasil Sweets and Snacks – and this portal were especially planned for that purpose –, companies from other countries interested in identifying or keeping contact with partners and suppliers in Brazil receive necessary support. Product lines, manufacturers, contacts – a lot of information is made available to ease the path and ensure the achievement of good business deals.
In joint work with Apex-Brasil - Brazilian Trade and Investment Promotion Agency – multiple activities have been developed in order to foster and prepare the Brazilian industry to export and strengthen internationalization.
Also with support of Apex-Brasil, Brasil Sweets and Snacks participates in the main international events of the sector, as ISM in Cologne (Germany) and Gulfood in Dubai (United Arab Emirates). On these occasions, the Brasil Sweets and Snacks brand and Apex-Brasil promote business rounds and networking events, such as those carried out in Brazil during the Carnaval festivities and in the motorsport competition Formula Indy. Meeting points that reveal not only what the industry installed in Brazil does better, but also the exuberance of the country and the beauty and joy of its people that take form, in practice, the brand's signature: Brasil Sweets and Snacks – Made from the Heart