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China’s eCommerce sector reached US$750 billion in 2016, and there’s plenty more to come.   Market Size The Chinese eCommerce sector is the biggest online retail market in the world. Sales reached US$750 billion in 2016and research by Goldman Sachs estimates…

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The African economy has its own challenges and rewards, but eCommerce is doing a good job of tapping into the latter. Stock market stability and a surge of regional start-up funding back the World Bank’s claim that Ethiopia’s economy will…

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We all understand the benefits of localising content, a product, or a strategy. We also know that effective localisation leads to more sales, reassures local clients and honours the brand. Language Movement But taking a look at the biggest picture…

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Cart abandonment: the curse of eCommerce. What are the reasons why we abandon purchases around the world? Abandonment rates range from anything from 68% to 82%, depending on which piece of research you buy into. The Asia-Pacific region has the…

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Put simply, a robust eCommerce sector is critical for the future health of the global economy. Here’s why… Increased Employment All the available research suggests that mass unemployment in offline retail isn’t going to happen. The eCommerce industry will mop…

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To some, the word “automation” is still wrapped up in the manufacturing workspace – faceless robot-run factories operating at the expense of an impoverished itinerant alienated workforce. The reality is, of course, very different, because automation already touches each us…

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Production – Denver, Colorado Straker Translations is a cloud-enabled translation services provider and is one of the world’s fastest growing translation companies.  We are fast, easy to deal with and have become a trusted brand with our customers.  We are…

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Straker Translations is an award winning, cloud-enabled translation services provider and are one of the world’s fastest growing translation companies.  We are fast, easy to deal with and have become a trusted brand with our customers.  We have a great…

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2017 is quickly becoming the year of the API economy. And who doesn’t want to leverage API technology to save time, costs and productivity on translation projects? So what’s your favourite technological myth of the past 120 years? The more…

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