Regus Extends Global Reach With Release of Multi-Language iPhone AppBy Regus, PRNE
Sunday, December 12, 2010
Eight More Languages Help Customers Find Flexible Workplaces With Ease
LONDON, December 14, 2010 - Following the successful launch of its iPhone app
(itunes.apple.com/gb/app/regus/id387924487) in September, Regus, the
world's leader in workplace solutions, is helping more business professionals
work flexibly by releasing a free, multiple-language iPhone app.
French (itunes.apple.com/fr/app/regus/id387924487), Italian
(itunes.apple.com/it/app/regus/id387924487), German (
itunes.apple.com/de/app/regus/id387924487), Dutch (
itunes.apple.com/nl/app/regus/id387924487), Spanish (
itunes.apple.com/mx/app/regus/id387924487), Portuguese (
itunes.apple.com/br/app/regus/id387924487), Japanese (
itunes.apple.com/jp/app/regus/id387924487) and Simplified Chinese
(itunes.apple.com/cn/app/regus/id387924487)have been added to the
English (itunes.apple.com/gb/app/regus/id387924487) version, which has
been downloaded thousands of times around the globe.
"By breaking the language barrier to business, we are giving an
increasingly mobile international workforce the support they need to work
on-the-go," said Mark Dixon, CEO of Regus. "The Regus iPhone app provides the
multi-language support business users need to find a suitable business centre
where they can work flexibly and productively whenever or wherever they
When users download the free Regus iPhone app from Apple's iTunes
(itunes.apple.com/gb/app/regus/id387924487) , the program's user
interface (UI) is displayed in their device's default language.
Designed and built by Wavana Interactive (www.wavana.com/), the
application enables professionals to search Regus' global network to locate
centres to suit their business needs.
Search - Users can easily locate their nearest Regus centre on the go
using GPS (including filtering by facilities), locate it on a map and get
turn by turn directions. The app also includes an innovative Augmented
Reality feature which overlays locations and distances of Regus offices over
a real-time view from the camera.
View - Full description of each centre, its facilities and photos are
Enquire - A range of enquiry options include one tap calling, requesting
a call back or scheduling a centre viewing
Book - With a few simple taps users can make a booking for a meeting room
or day office through the app
Share - Share details of office locations with meeting attendees and
Watch - YouTube videos introducing Regus and its products
"Adding languages to the app enables easier access to our network of over
1100 locations in 85 countries," said Mr Dixon.
Regus will continue to innovate and will roll out apps to other
smartphone platforms, including RIM's BlackBerry, during 2011.
Regus is the world's largest provider of workplace solutions, with
products and services ranging from fully equipped offices to professional
meeting rooms, business lounges and the world's largest network of video
communication studios. Regus delivers a new way to work, whether it's from
home, on the road or from an office. Customers such as Google,
GlaxoSmithKline, and Nokia join hundreds of thousands of growing small and
medium businesses that benefit from outsourcing their office and workplace
needs to Regus, allowing them to focus on their core activities.
Over 800,000 customers a day benefit from Regus facilities spread across
a global footprint of 1,100 locations in 500 cities and 85 countries, which
allow individuals and companies to work wherever, however and whenever they
want to. Regus was founded in Brussels, Belgium in 1989, is headquartered in
Luxembourg and listed on the London Stock Exchange. For more information
please visit: www.regus.com
For more information and images please visit
Nathalie Renson, Group Head of Communications, Regus, Office: +33(0)1-78-41-40-96
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