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Space NK Apothecary Partners with Translations.com to Launch International E-Commerce Site


Thursday, 28 April, 2016

NEW YORK & LONDON, April 28, 2016 Translations.com, the world's largest privately held provider of language services and translation-related technologies, today announced a new relationship with Space NK Apothecary to support the launch and ongoing maintenance of four new language sites.

Serving customers in the US, the UK, and Ireland, Space NK offers the best specialist skin care, make up, hair care, fragrance and accessories sourced from around the world. Space NK will employ GlobalLink®—which features a certified link cartridge for Demandware users—to offer a selection of high-end beauty products in Simplified Chinese, French, German and Spanish. The GlobalLink Certified LINK Cartridge for Demandware Commerce will provide Space NK with a powerful solution to initiate, automate, control, track, and complete all facets of the translation process within the familiar Demandware user interface.

“Launching these new international sites is a huge step forward for us,” commented Jez Wilson, Head of E-Commerce at Space NK. “GlobalLink’s ability to integrate directly with our existing Demandware platform has made managing multilingual content easier and more cost-effective than we’d ever imagined, and enables us to expand our existing reach in new markets quickly and efficiently in a localized manner.”

“We are delighted to add this very exciting brand to our portfolio of GlobalLink clients,” said Liz Elting, Co-CEO for Translations.com. “Our mission is to provide best-in-breed technology and services to help organizations like Space NK Apothecary expedite their international growth efficiently and cost-effectively while maintaining their important global brand voice.”

Co-CEO Phil Shawe added, “SpaceNK’s international reputation is growing, and the unique way that they’ve blended luxury with beauty is something that clearly resonates with customers, regardless of country or language. We’re pleased that our GlobalLink technology is helping them build such a diverse and loyal following.”

About Translations.com
With annual revenues of over $500 million, Translations.com is a leading provider of enterprise localization services and technology solutions. From offices in over 90 cities on six continents, Translations.com offers a full range of services in 170+ languages to clients worldwide. More than 3,000 global organizations employ Translations.com’s GlobalLink® Product Suite to simplify management of multilingual content. Translations.com is part of the TransPerfect family of companies, with global headquarters in New York and regional headquarters in London and Hong Kong. For more information, please visit www.translations.com.

About Space NK Apothecary
Starting out as one of London’s first boutique wellbeing and beauty stores, Space NK Apothecary is now an international brand – with 84 outlets globally. Space NK’s mission is to become an innovative beauty retailer, committed to offering a well-informed and unbiased opinion on an edited selection of the best specialist skincare, make-up, fragrance, toiletries and accessories within an environment that is lively, upbeat and informal. For more information, please visit www.spacenk.com.