betere banketbakkerij en horecagroothandel

English translation: classier confectioners and catering trade wholesalers

11:50 Apr 19, 2005
Dutch to English translations [Non-PRO]
Food & Drink
Dutch term or phrase: betere banketbakkerij en horecagroothandel
Onze ambachtelijke handgemaakte marsepeinprodukten worden in hoofdzaak aan de betere banketbakkerij en horecagroothandel geleverd.
Marieke
English translation:classier confectioners and catering trade wholesalers
Explanation:
it is a bit difficult to tell whether groothandel should apply to banketbakkerij as well as to horeca but I've plumped for the above.

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Note added at 2 hrs 14 mins (2005-04-19 14:05:11 GMT)
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The exact choice of words depends on the target audience for this text. You might use
top
upmarket (thanks P.)
leading (depends on the target audience)
better (I had considered this too)
exclusive
superior
top-notch
first-rate


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Note added at 2 hrs 15 mins (2005-04-19 14:05:41 GMT)
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Classier confectioners is a nice alliteration
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Kate Hudson
Netherlands
Local time: 04:24
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3 +5classier confectioners and catering trade wholesalers
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classier confectioners and catering trade wholesalers


Explanation:
it is a bit difficult to tell whether groothandel should apply to banketbakkerij as well as to horeca but I've plumped for the above.

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Note added at 2 hrs 14 mins (2005-04-19 14:05:11 GMT)
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The exact choice of words depends on the target audience for this text. You might use
top
upmarket (thanks P.)
leading (depends on the target audience)
better (I had considered this too)
exclusive
superior
top-notch
first-rate


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Note added at 2 hrs 15 mins (2005-04-19 14:05:41 GMT)
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Classier confectioners is a nice alliteration

Kate Hudson
Netherlands
Local time: 04:24
Works in field
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in category: 5
Grading comment
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Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  writeaway: maybe top or leading instead of classier? (in US ads used to use'in better stores near you...).
59 mins
  -> Thanks

agree  Lawyer-Linguist: yep or "more sophisticated" - agree with your "plump"..;-))
1 hr
  -> Thanks

agree  Iris70
1 hr
  -> Thanks

agree  Tina Vonhof: or 'high-end'. Trade kun je weglaten.
5 hrs
  -> Thanks

agree  Mirjam Bonne-Nollen: also with Tina
8 hrs
  -> Yes I thought that was also possible, Thanks
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