Japan

ZOO Digital Names Territory Manager to Drive Expansion in Japan

ZOO Digital is delighted to announce the appointment of Chieko Yamamoto as its new Territory Manager for Japan. Chieko brings a wealth of expertise and a proven track record of success to the ZOO Digital team.

Flitto Localization enters Japanese market with “Flitto Enterprise,” a comprehensive translation management system

The all-in-one professional translation platform powered by Flitto Localization can handle all business translation needs, from kickstarting a project to settling payments. Its next...

Kentucky Fried Chicken, Krampus, and more global Christmas traditions

Yuka Kurihara shared that growing up in Japan, she always looked forward to her family's traditional Christmas meal: a KFC "party barrel" brimming with salad, cake and lots of fried chicken. According to Statista, no less than 58.2% of Japanese eat fried chicken at Christmas.

Fujitsu Launches Hands-Free Translation System

The Japanese information technology (IT) and communications company Fujitsu recently launched a new speech translation system, notable for the fact that it’s a hands-free...

Smart Masks in Japan Translate between 8 Languages

Adapting its translation software to meet the needs of a mid-pandemic world, Japanese startup Donut Robotics has created smart masks to aid in translation...

West meets East: Personalizing for Asia

One size does not fit all. In this day and age, highly divergent markets have prevented companies from adhering to one fixed formula. When...

Building professional relationships in Asia

It is true that the Northeast Asian countries, particularly Korea, China and Japan, share a lot in common. In fact, it could be argued that...