Breaking down the language barrier

In today’s digital age, connectivity is the key to staying competitive.

Yet, with connectivity comes the language barrier, which is often seen as just that – a barrier. But it doesn’t have to be.

In fact, a highly qualified translator right in your office. Brother now offers translation services powered by thebigword.

Forget traditional translation service stereotypes: expensive, difficult to find the right partner, lengthy turnaround times. Your business can now get fast and accurate translations by one of the top language companies in the world – right from your Brother device.

Translation Services Powered by thebigword helps to meet the needs of the globally connected business world – from retail to finance and every industry in-between.

Why Translation Services Powered by thebigword?

  • Established in 1980, thebigword is a top 15 rated, global language company with 12 offices worldwide and over 600 staff. The company handles up to 50,000 worldwide assignments every day and offers strong, long-term client partnerships trusted by the top 100 global brands and organizations.
  • Secure Document Translation and Transmission – ISO 27001 compliant for any information security management system.  Further, when using the Enterprise translation services, the highly secure translation editor uses unique and advanced file encryption to protect your sensitive content throughout every stage of the translation process.
  • High-Quality Translations – Dedicated, expertly-trained translators guarantee the highest level of terminological and stylistic accuracy.
  • Convenience – This unique scan to translate functionality allows you to translate documents into over 90 languages directly from many Brother all-in-one printers and select standalone scanners. There is a user friendly sign-up process and translations are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a
    week, 365 days a year.
  • No Hidden Costs – No sign-up or subscription costs. No sign-up or subscription costs.

Vertical Applications

Translation Services Powered by thebigword can be leveraged for a wide range of applications across any verticals, including:


  • POP signage / display
  • Labeling hangtags
  • Catalogs
  • Recruitment material
  • Customer communications


  • School report cards
  • Parents / teacher communications
  • Training programs
  • Documentation


  • Reports
  • Customer correspondence
  • Presentations
  • Social media
  • Contracts
  • Agreements
  • Press releases


  • Patient / doctor communications
  • Medical records
  • Consent / registration forms
  • Lab results / pathology reports
  • Prescriptions


  • Contracts
  • Reports
  • Personnel files
  • Case files
  • Licensing boards

It’s as easy as 1-2-3…

Number 1

Scan and Email Document:

Click here to sign-up. Scan your documents using a Brother all-in-one printer or standalone scanner and using the scan-to-email functionality send to You will then receive a confirmation email with the next steps. You must enter the email address you want the translated document to be sent to in the subject line at the Brother device, as this will be used to confirm translation jobs.

number 2

Select Translation Level:

Request a quote for a machine, crowd sourced, or enterprise translation in the target language. An email confirmation will then be sent including turnaround time.

Number 3

Project Delivered:

Lastly, you will receive an email with a link to your translated documents.

Cost-effective translation services from your Brother device: