Leading Product Development Solution Company Chooses Bowne Global Solutions to Enhance Global Web Presence
PARSIPPANY, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 21, 2002--Bowne Global Solutions, the globalization business process solutions division of Bowne & Co, Inc. (NYSE: BNE - news), today announced that it was selected by PTC (Nasdaq: PMTC - news), the product development company(TM), to translate and localize PTC's corporate website, PTC.com, into eight languages (French, Italian, German, Spanish, Japanese, Traditional and Simplified Chinese, and Korean).
With significant international business, PTC has a global presence that demands high quality informational and operational support. PTC chose Bowne Global Solutions due to its comprehensive global resources, extensive web expertise, and proven record in partnering with major software companies.
"A company's corporate web site is often the first experience prospective clients and business partners have with an organization," said Carl Glaeser, chief executive officer of Bowne Global Solutions. "Communicating the company's vision, values and solutions consistently to the global community is critical in maximizing the potential of these opportunities. PTC is a respected and successful organization that delivers complex, high-value solutions. The proven technical web globalization expertise that Bowne Global Solutions delivers allows PTC.com to effectively articulate the benefits of its product lifecycle management software solutions to the world."
"After an in-depth appraisal of the Bowne Global Solutions business model and processes, we felt confident that BGS had the right combination of services and expertise to help us communicate PTC's business objectives and value proposition to our global audience," said Karen Combe, director of localization, PTC. "We are determined to provide the same level of information to all of our customers, whether in North America or abroad, and BGS' services will contribute to providing the same level of information domestically and internationally."
PTC (Nasdaq: PMTC - news) develops, markets, and supports software solutions that help manufacturers get superior products to market before their competitors. PTC is the world's largest software company with a total commitment to product development. The company services more than 33,000 customers worldwide. Further information on PTC is available at http://www.ptc.com.
About Bowne Global Solutions
Bowne Global Solutions (BGS) is the leading provider of comprehensive globalization/localization solutions. BGS enables its clients to grow global market share by marketing and distributing locally relevant, culturally connected products and services. BGS helps its customers realize time-to-market and customer service benefits through customized, integrated services including: globalization process consulting, terminology management, content authoring and multi-language translation, technical writing, technology localization and testing, as well as complete globalization process outsourcing. BGS provides globalization services to leaders in such industries as: software, telecommunications, automotive, aerospace, medical devices, utilities, and entertainment. BGS has its global headquarters in Parsippany, New Jersey.
Bowne Global Solutions is a subsidiary of Bowne & Co., Inc.
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