CHEP Selects Translations.com Technology Suite of Products to Manage Translation Workflow
NEW YORK, NY (December 16, 2008) – Translations.com, a leading provider of technology to automate the translation process, today announced that its GlobalLink product suite has been selected by CHEP, the world leader in pallet and container pooling solutions, to support the company’s international communication initiatives in up to 31 languages. CHEP’s partners include leading multinational organizations such as Procter & Gamble, SYSCO, Kellogg’s and Kraft.
In order to create an automated workflow process while simultaneously ensuring quality, consistency and timeliness in all content and in multiple languages, CHEP will implement several applications from Translations.com’s GlobalLink product suite:
GlobalLink Project Director – A hosted Globalization Management System (GMS) that automates tasks in an organization’s translation workflow at the enterprise level
GlobalLink TM Server – A server-based translation memory application that allows previously translated material to be leveraged and shared in real-time by all content stakeholders
GlobalLink Translator Studio – A flexible desktop translation environment that allows translators from dispersed locations to collaborate and leverage from either local or server-based translation memory assets
These GlobalLink products will work together to create a customized, automated system that will be utilized by different language service providers (LSPs) serving CHEP's global requirements.
According to Carey A. Sealy, Director of Global Application Development, Information Systems at CHEP, “We needed to engage a solution provider that could partner with us to perform high quality translations in both a time and cost efficient manner and that is what we have found with Translations.com.”
CHEP Portfolio+Plus, which helps customers track pallets through their supply chains, will be the first of many applications the company is producing with the help of Translations.com’s technology.
Phil Shawe, CEO of Translations.com, noted “We are pleased to be providing technology that will enable CHEP to conduct their international business more efficiently. We look forward to a successful ongoing relationship.”
CHEP is the global leader in pallet and container pooling services serving many of the world's largest companies. The company has more than 7,000 employees and operates in 45 countries. Combining superior technology and an asset base of more than 300 million pallets and containers, CHEP offers its customers exceptional value, a platform that enables reduction in customer product damage, and an environmentally sustainable logistical solution. Supply chains served include consumer goods, produce, beverage, and the automotive industry. With global partners that include Procter & Gamble, SYSCO, Kellogg's, Kraft, Nestle, Ford and GM, CHEP is known for Handling the World's Most Important Products. Everyday. For more information about CHEP, please visit www.chep.com.
Translations.com is a leading provider of software, website, and enterprise-wide localization services, as well as localization-related technology products. Translations.com solutions allow customers to conduct business more effectively in international markets. The company has a global presence on four continents and services a variety of clients with dedicated practice groups for every major industry. Translations.com is part of the TransPerfect family of companies. For more information, please visit www.translations.com.