ISM 2014 – The candy industry’s most prominent trade show

ISM stands for Internationale Süßwaren-Messe which is German for “International Sweets and Biscuits fair”. The 2014 ISM: The Future of Sweets show will mark the 44th annual trade show. ISM is the candy industry’s most auspicious trade show with over 110,000 m2 of gross exhibition space.  ISM considered among many as the world’s largest and […]

Akriform Closed: December 23rd – January 6th

Akriform will be closed from Monday, December 23rd through Tuesday, January 6th in observance of the holiday season. Akriform will reopen on Tuesday, January 7th at 8:00am. We apologize for any inconvenience this might cause. Happy Holidays from all of us at Akriform!  

2014 Tradeshow Calendar

Akriform has a full trade show calendar next year: ISM, EuroShop and Sweets & Snacks. If you will be attending any of these trade shows, we would like to meet with you! Akriform will exhibit our Pick & Mix candy display solutions. Akriform will partner with Candy People for ISM and Sweets and Snacks. ISM: […]

Blog: Is plastic the right material for me to use?

What is Plastic? Plastic is the general common term for a wide range of synthetic or semi-synthetic materials used in a growing range of applications. Different common types of plastic include; polyethylene terephthalate (PET or PETE), polycarbonates (PC), polypropylene (PP), polymethyl methacrylate (PMMA or acrylic),  etc. Plastics are organic and made from several raw materials. […]

Akriform custom acrylic project used in Obama/Reinfeldt joint press conference in Stockholm

(Photo: Martina Huber/Regeringskansliet) By Akriform Plast AB – September 12, 2013 US President Barack Obama recently visited Stockholm, Sweden, for the first-ever bilateral visit by a US President to Sweden. Akriform Plast AB from Stockholm, Sweden, was proud to be a very small part of the historic event. Akriform Plast AB was commissioned by the […]

Akriform at the Sweets & Snacks Expo in Chicago

2013 Sweets & Snacks Expo: Unwrap Innovation! McCormick Place, Chicago, USA May 21-23, 2013 Booth 330 Akriform and Candy People partnered for the 2013 Sweets & Snacks Expo in Chicago. Together we showcased the Akriform pick & mix merchandising solutions with Candy People’s Scandinavian confectionery. We received a lot of positive feedback on these new-to-market […]

Quickbox Display in Time Square, New York City

February 2013 The launch of the Quickbox display in the US inspired this Time Square preview. Visitors and residence of New York City were able to see the 2 story tall video screen debut an image of the Quickbox display in February 2013. The title above the image read, “Akriform Announces First Quickbox Solution Distribution […]

Akriform at Melodifestivalen 2013

Saturday, February 24th 2013 Akriform and Visual Act provided a custom stage prop for Sylvia Vrethammar at Melodifestivalen 2013. Melodifestivalen is Sweden’s qualifying event for Eurovision Song Contest. Akriform constructed a custom acrylic prop that read “SYLVIA.” The stage prop was 1.6 meters high and .4 meters deep for the television event on channel SVT1 […]

Akriform at Gulfood 2013 in Dubai

Please Join Akriform and Candy People at the 2013 Gulfood Expo in Dubai. Gulfood- The World’s Biggest Annual Food & Hospitality Show Dubai World Trade Center February 25-28, 2013 Hall 9 Stand C9-1 Akriform and Candy People will partner for the 2013 Gulfood Expo in Dubai. Together we will showcase the Akriform pick & mix […]

2013 ISM Expo- A SWEET Success

ISM Expo: the Future of Sweets in Cologne, Germany January 27- 30, 2013 As always the ISM Expo was a blast and huge success. Thank you for visiting The Candy People and Akriform booth. If you were unable to attend, do not worry, we have included photos for you! Akriform and Candy People will also […]