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French translation: canibalisation [des ventes]

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English term or phrase:cannibalizing
French translation:canibalisation [des ventes]
Entered by: Odette Grille
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18:26 Apr 7, 2004
English to French translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial - Insurance / strategy
English term or phrase: cannibalizing
One of X’s existing product lines, college savings plans, should be able to leverage the combined Company’s distribution network. Because Y had no equivalent product, there is no threat of cannibalizing sales;
Odette Grille
Canada
Local time: 19:54
canibalisation [des ventes]
Explanation:

... laquelle les vente du produit A se font au détriment des ventes du produit B ... La cannibalisation a pour effet de laisser pratiquement inchangées les ventes totales de l'entreprise ...


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Note added at 8 mins (2004-04-07 18:34:50 GMT)
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cannibalisation avec 2 n!
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Genestelle
Local time: 01:54
Grading comment
Bravo, Jean-Pierre... Tu as été le plus rapide, cette fois. D'ailleurs tu as perdu un n en route... Le vent dans les voiles, sans doute... Merci
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4 +4canibalisation [des ventes]
Genestelle


  

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8 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +4
canibalisation [des ventes]


Explanation:

... laquelle les vente du produit A se font au détriment des ventes du produit B ... La cannibalisation a pour effet de laisser pratiquement inchangées les ventes totales de l'entreprise ...


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Note added at 8 mins (2004-04-07 18:34:50 GMT)
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cannibalisation avec 2 n!


    Reference: http://www.btsac.com/SAVOIR-FAIRE/A-REVISION/AA_Marketing/AM...
Genestelle
Local time: 01:54
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in category: 16
Grading comment
Bravo, Jean-Pierre... Tu as été le plus rapide, cette fois. D'ailleurs tu as perdu un n en route... Le vent dans les voiles, sans doute... Merci

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  GILOU
8 mins
  -> merci Gilles

agree  Giselle Chaumien: Oui, exact.
35 mins
  -> merci Giselle

agree  Geneviève von Levetzow
1 hr
  -> merci Geneviève - j'ai jeté un long coup d'oeil sur le forum-fleuve - pas mal!

agree  Hacene
1 hr
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