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Reports on the Survey of Companies Listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange Picked Up by Two Newspapers
Arc Communications has focused attention on the accelerated globalization of Internet media and carries out ongoing surveys of the corporate websites of Japanese companies listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange on the adoption of multilingual sites. Up to now, we have published reports on the survey of companies in the machinery industry, service industry and in all industry types. These reports were picked up as articles in the Nikkei Industrial Daily and FujiSankei Business i newspapers.
Newspapers in which articles have appeared:
- Nikkei Industrial Daily: Morning edition, Tuesday, May 25 (Machinery Industry Report)
- FujiSankei Business i: Friday, October 22 (All Industry Types Report)
The reports can be downloaded for free from here. Please use it for your reference.
Mariko Ohsato, President, Appeared on TV
Mariko Ohsato, President & CEO, appeared on the Asahi Newstar (CS channel) program “Learning Planet” broadcast on Saturday, October 23. The theme of the program was “Global Businesses and Organization Development,” and Ohsato spoke about Glocal (global and local) Business Communication.
Translator of the Year
Arc Communication’s Translation/Localization Department has awarded, with thanks and respect, the following translators for their outstanding work in the past year.
We would also like to take this opportunity to thank our many other translators for their continued cooperation and dedication. We look forward to another year of working with our excellent team of partners.
The Japanese Translation of “Inside the Mind of the Shopper” Appeared as Articles in ITmedia (November 16 and 18)
Introductions of the book “Inside the Mind of the Shopper” (published by Diamond, Inc. on September 9; written by Herb Sorensen; translated by Mariko Ohsato and Motoko Scoffield), the publication of which we mentioned in our autumn newsletter, have been published on ITmedia. The article is in two parts and can be viewed from the following.
- Part 1: Shoppers Have Been Wasting 80% of The Time Spent in Stores (published Tues., November 16)
- Part 2: The Number of Seconds It Takes to Achieve One Dollar in Sales (published Thur., November 18)
Exhibit at the Direct Marketing Fair 2010 (October 19 and 20)
Arc Communications participated in an exhibit at the Direct Marketing Fair 2010 sponsored by the Nihon Ryutsu Sangyo Shimbun and held on October 19 and 20.
The exhibit was within the E-Commerce for Asia Alliance (ECAA) booth, where we displayed a chat solution called “Live800” and had visitors experience making inquiries using the chat solution. On the 20th, Tomoyuki Unno of our Web Solutions Sales held a seminar entitled, “Utilize Chat and Approach Potential Customers If You Want to Raise Your Website Conversion Rate!! An Introduction of Web Chats Using Live800.” You can read details about Live800 here.