Clock up worldwide sales with language solutions that really work

Global retail sales are expected to total more than $24 trillion this year – representing limitless opportunities for business growth (especially online). However, successful expansion into new markets requires a deep appreciation of different cultures and language nuances. It’s why thebigword is the preferred language services provider for some of the best-known retailers in the world. With our consultancy-based approach, translation services are tailored to the precise needs of every client. After 30 years in this business, we truly understand retailing and can help you successfully pitch your offer to audiences around the world.

Our extensive range of services to the retail industry includes:

Web content
Email campaigns
Marketing material
Packaging and labelling
Point of sale displays

Talking your language

Here at thebigword we know that retail businesses have a language all of their own so we have developed the language services and technology to help you not only cope, but thrive in the global arena.

Specialist Linguist Selection
Specialist Linguist Selection

Specialist Linguist Selection

Having the most extensive network of linguists in the world means we can match your requirements perfectly. Our linguists are all tested and approved within their areas of expertise. This means every professional working for clients in the retail industry has passed translation test-pieces that include sector relevant content.

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Data Security - Managing your content securely and effectively

We recognise that data security, accuracy and experience are crucial to the retail sector

This is where our proven technology and industry expertise can support you, your global clients and affiliates. Underpinning everything we do is a drive to maintain a standards-led philosophy and we are proud to be certified to ISO 9001 and ISO 14001. We were also the first business within the sector to obtain ISO 27001, the internationally recognised standard for information security.

Turn browsers into buyers

75% of people will make a purchase if website content is in their own language. Realise your global ambitions by fully engaging every potential customer.