Small Projects, Big Marketplaces. Getting Clients Closer via Localized E-commerce (

As many in the language industry know quite well, there are a million different ways localization can fail, making those could-have-been-perfect campaigns all the more frustrating for buyers and sellers […]

Senior Management Appointments at BLEND (

BLEND, a provider of AI-powered localization services to large and small businesses, is announcing several new additions to its management team, following the company’s expansion over the past year. The […]

BLEND Announces Acquisition of GM Voices

The international localization company BLEND announced today that it has acquired Atlanta-based GM Voices, a move that will allow BLEND to expand its services into the realm of audio localization […]

BLEND Enters Voice Services, Keywords CEO Retires, Propio Gets Growth Equity

In this week’s SlatorPod, Florian and Esther discuss the language industry news of the week, with BLEND’s acquisition of GM Voices, a voice and audio localization provider known for producing […]

E-commerce Experts On Cross-Border Selling and Localization Growth – via

With brick-and-mortar stores forced to close during much of 2020 due to Covid-19, consumers around the world reallocated their disposable dollars to online spending. E-commerce, which was already growing pre-pandemic, […]

Business Is Booming: SlatorCon Remote May 2021 Highlights – via

The language industry market is poised for a supercycle of technology-enabled growth and is expected to top USD 30bn by 2024. This following a marginal contraction of the market in […]

BLEND Raises $10m to Fuel Global Growth with End-to-end Localization Services – via

Feb 22nd, 2021, BLEND (formerly OneHourTranslation), an end-to-end technology-based multi-market enabler, announced the completion of a $10 million funding round to fuel its continued rapid growth. Existing investor Fortissimo Capital […]