Name For New Cake Business

Business By aggiewife12 Updated 11 Nov 2014 , 6:21pm by babyblue113

aggiewife12 Posted 2 Apr 2014 , 7:40pm
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I am about to start making cakes full time instead of just on the side. I want to come up with a business name in order to a logo, business cards, etc.

 

I am thinking of Honey B Confections....Cakes and cupcakes for all your special occasions. I thought I would have a little bee on my logo and have that as my signature so to speak. My name is Brandi so that's where the B came from. This is harder than naming my children! I want something that portrays professionalism and creativity but isn't cheesey.

 

Thoughts?

18 replies
JaniceBest Posted 2 Apr 2014 , 8:33pm
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Cute! But are you sure you want the bee? Not to get you upset but bees are having a hard time and dying off and all. Science people don't know the problem so they can't stop it. If you start a business with a cute bee it can work against you. You have to think ahead. Good luck.

aggiewife12 Posted 2 Apr 2014 , 10:32pm
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I'm sorry, but how would my logo having a bee on it affect the population of bees? Don't really see how anyone would ever think it was offensive to have a bee on a logo.

AZCouture Posted 2 Apr 2014 , 10:49pm
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Cute! But are you sure you want the bee? Not to get you upset but bees are having a hard time and dying off and all. Science people don't know the problem so they can't stop it. If you start a business with a cute bee it can work against you. You have to think ahead. Good luck.

Yeah, cause logos with cute little animals and insects are soooooo upsetting. [IMG]http://cakecentral.com/content/type/61/id/3215063/width/200/height/400[/IMG]

as you wish Posted 2 Apr 2014 , 11:03pm
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AI really like the name, and the idea of using a bee!

natt12321 Posted 2 Apr 2014 , 11:06pm
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Quote:

Originally Posted by aggiewife12 
 

I'm sorry, but how would my logo having a bee on it affect the population of bees? Don't really see how anyone would ever think it was offensive to have a bee on a logo.

 

That's cause it won't. LOL.

 

I can't help though sorry cos I spent months coming up with my own name...

aggiewife12 Posted 2 Apr 2014 , 11:16pm
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Oh thank goodness I'm not alone! I thought I was going to be perceived as an animal hater!

natt12321 Posted 2 Apr 2014 , 11:17pm
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I actually think the idea of a cute little bee on your logo is adorable!

emetz74 Posted 2 Apr 2014 , 11:38pm
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I teach in a school where we are the Yellowjackets and our mascot is the same as Georgia Tech's, a "bee". He's cute, even if he does look a bit menacing with his teeth showing. I like the name idea and the bee logo idea.

cakefat Posted 3 Apr 2014 , 12:56am
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Quote:

Originally Posted by aggiewife12 
 

I'm sorry, but how would my logo having a bee on it affect the population of bees? Don't really see how anyone would ever think it was offensive to have a bee on a logo.

 

it wouldn't at all. 

7031annie Posted 3 Apr 2014 , 5:40am
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AI like it. I think the bee would be adorable.

Gingerlocks Posted 8 Apr 2014 , 8:53pm
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Originally Posted by JaniceBest 
 

 Not to get you upset but bees are having a hard time and dying off and all. Science people don't know the problem so they can't stop it

I'm pretty sure the "science people" know exactly what's killing the honey bee off..us

 

I'm sorry I know it's off topic..but I literally had to comment!

enga Posted 8 Apr 2014 , 9:44pm
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I think that aggiewife12's idea for her logo is cute too, I love the bee hive cake in the cake gallery. How does 'Honey B's Bakery" sound? :lol:

 

While I think JaniceBest meant well, the delivery could have been better, I do see her point, bees are having a hard time, maybe some information on that fact may help. Who knows, maybe the OP could use this information as part of her marketing strategy so her name wont ruffle any "pro bee" feathers.

 

We all need bees and other insects to survive, I know I want to be able to purchase these foods in the future.

 

"The honey bee is a major pollinator of many of our food crops, almonds, apples, avocados, blueberries, cantaloupes, cherries, cranberries, cucumbers, sunflowers, watermelon and many other crops all rely on honey bees for pollination."

 

http://greendustriesblog.com/greendustries/2012/04/12/bees-and-survival-of-the-human-race/

 

Good luck with naming your business aggiewife12! 

 

Love a bee, pull a weed

TTeddy Posted 9 Nov 2014 , 5:32pm
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If you would like a bee, then have a bee. Don't listen to the negs!

remnant3333 Posted 9 Nov 2014 , 6:53pm
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I like the name you picked!! Very cute!!!

Pastrybaglady Posted 10 Nov 2014 , 2:20am
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AIs it just a coincidence that right above this post there is an ad for a Business Name Generator? I think the name is cute and if anything it's pro-bee. Save the bees!

cakeladywalker Posted 10 Nov 2014 , 2:56am
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AThats very cute. Lets see the final design when your done:-)

babyblue113 Posted 11 Nov 2014 , 6:20pm
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Originally Posted by AZCouture 


Yeah, cause logos with cute little animals and insects are soooooo upsetting. 400


I cant stop laughing!!!

babyblue113 Posted 11 Nov 2014 , 6:21pm
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I like it...go for it

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