Case Study

API WEB TRANSLATOR FOR AN ONLINE RETAILER

Abstract

API web translator for an online retailer

Business Objectives

To provide a function for our client’s users to purchase international products overseas without needing to understand their language

  • Mainly need Japanese translation for an increase in demand for Japanese products and items
  • To be built on our client’s e-commerce platform

 

Insight/Approach/Solution

  • Most of the common website that our client’s users browse has API functionality on the products/items that they display
  • Utilize the API on the product/item description to translate Japanese to Chinese

SPECIAL FEATURES

  • Online buying agent for Japanese products
  • Automated quotation system
  • Promote recommended products according to the customer browsing history
  • Manage membership information
  • Enroll distributors and customers
  • Auto-translate and currency exchange

 

KEY RESULTS

- Users can now copy the link of the Japanese website and see the respective product displayed in Chinese straight on the client’s e-commerce website – including cost, product colors, etc.
- Our client experienced a significant increase in sales for Japanese products after the implementation of the function