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What is your opinion on using "Dear All," in business emails when addressing to a group of people? Is this too informal? Or has it been an accepted usage?

The situation is that I know all the recipients but I can't find a simple term that can represent all of them. The recipients include my colleagues and external parties. There are a number of alternatives but I think none of them fits in the situation.

Dear Sirs - sexist
Dear Ladies and Gentlemen - seems too formal and outdated
Dear Colleagues - not all of them are colleagues, some are external parties
Dear (name of committee, etc.) Members - not all of them are members

Do you have any other suggestions?

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"Dear team" sounds really great. Thank you!
Dear everyone,I like all the optionsthanksSankar
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I only use Dear Team...but I wanted an alternative. Dear all I guess would be second best.Using times doesn't sound bad either "Good Afternoon...."
How about "Revered all" if you are addressing to a group of seniors?
Can't we replace "Dear"?
AnonymousHow about "Revered all" if you are addressing to a group of seniors?
Not in any major variety of English!
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What about "Hello all,"? I am not speaking as if I am a pro at English. I am addressing an email to a group of coworkers and don't want to get criticized for the way I send out the weekly new hire report. It is just an excel spreadsheet that I have to send to a group of workers that work either in the office or managers out in the field.
AnonymousWhat about "Hello all,"? I am not speaking as if I am a pro at English. I am addressing an email to a group of coworkers and don't want to get criticized for the way I send out the weekly new hire report. It is just an excel spreadsheet that I have to send to a group of workers that work either in the office or managers out in the field.
That seems fine in an informal memo to peers.
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So why did you start with "Hi"? Emotion: smile It is strange to avoid completely any greeting... (but I appreciate your comment and it is good advice)

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