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Emerald buys baker show

Emerald Expositions, of the US, has acquired the Atlantic Bakery Expo, from the New York State Association of Manufacturing Retail Bakers and the New Jersey Bakers Board of Trade. The show next takes place in October 2021 and will be rebranded as the Artisan Bakery Expo East, and will co-locate with Pizza & Pasta Northeast. Terms not disclosed.

The show extends Emerald’s portfolio of pizza and bakery events and media which include International Pizza Expo (Las Vegas), International Artisan Bakery Expo (Las Vegas), Pizza & Pasta Northeast (Atlantic City) and Pizza Today magazine.