NH Hoteles Engages Translations.com to Enhance Global Web Presence
European Business Hotel Leader Implements Technology to Drive
Efficiencies in the Translation of Online Content
NEW YORK & MADRID, May 3, 2010 – Translations.com, the world’s largest privately held provider of language services and translation-related technologies, today announced an ongoing partnership with NH Hoteles, a Madrid-based hotel chain that ranks third among European business hotels, and fifth among European hotels overall, with 392 properties in 24 countries.
NH Hoteles has engaged Translations.com to automate the localized versions of their online reservation site, www.nh-hotels.com, in six languages. To streamline the initial translation and ongoing maintenance of the localized sites, NH Hoteles has deployed Translations.com's GlobalLink™ Product Suite, an enterprise-level application designed to allow corporate customers to automate many of the manual tasks associated with the translation of global content.
According to Niklas Schlappkohl, Localization Manager at NH Hoteles, "Through our collaboration with Translations.com, we've been able to dramatically improve the entire globalization process for our properties located around the world. Translations.com has provided us with continuous excellent service and a high level of linguistic quality. The implementation of their GlobalLink software has permitted us to effectively and efficiently automate the workflow and eliminate the lengthy manual tasks surrounding our daily translation requirements."
Translations.com Co-CEO Phil Shawe, added, “By enhancing the globalized content of their website in several languages, NH Hoteles has improved the overall user experience for their customers choosing to book online. We appreciate the trust NH has placed in us and look forward to helping them manage their web global presence for years to come.”
About NH Hoteles
NH Hoteles (www.nh-hotels.com) ranks third among European business hotels. NH Hoteles currently has 392 hotels with 60,605 rooms in 24 countries in Europe, America and Africa. NH Hoteles has at present 41 new projects for hotels under construction, which will provide 7,000 new rooms.
NH Hoteles is a responsible company in the Tourism industry. The Chain offers hotel services which anticipate present and future needs of both our internal and external stakeholders (Employees, Clients, Shareholders, Suppliers, Environment, etc.), the communities where we operate, and future generations with maximum attention to detail and efficient and sustainable solutions.
NH Hoteles is listed on the Stock Exchange of Madrid.
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.