5 Fast Facts About French And The Impact It Can Have On Your Industry



Take a moment and imagine the feel of a flakey croissant, the taste of fine wine, trending fashion statements, and the lights of the Eiffel Tower. Does it make you want to drop everything and fly to Paris? Well join the other 75 million tourists who travel to France every year.

If you think you’re shocked by that number, here are some other facts about France and the beautiful francophone language known as French:

  • In America, French is the 4th ranked native language (around 6-11 million Americans speak the romance language) and the second most taught after Spanish 
  • Over half a million Americans work for French companies
  • The number of French speakers worldwide has tripled since 1945
  • There are 29 countries in the world where French is the official language 
  • Quebec is ranked as America’s 6th trading partner: Quebec has over 6 million native French speakers (that is 85% of their population with another 13% of their population being native English speakers) 

Are you feeling overwhelmed by the magnitude of the language? Don’t be. With a reliable language service provider you can easily expand the scope of your own product, idea, or website. Take a look at how DTS Language Services, Inc., can help spread your great ideas.

Human Understanding, Driven by your Industry

Our goal at DTS is to ensure that your bright ideas can be spread and understood in as many languages and countries as you’re ready to reach. Although we work with medical, technical, legal, and technological professionals, our main objective is to bring the “human” to your language needs. 

This means we are a small, team-oriented business ready to customize the process to you and your needs. We have spent over four decades doing the hard stuff so you don’t have to. We strive for top quality translations no matter how big or small the task is. When you’re ready to launch your website in France, we will ensure that audiences in France are ready to read it, and can directly engage it, boosting your overall outreach.

Life Sciences & Medical

Whether you need English to French medical device translations, pharmaceutical translations, clinical trial translations or healthcare translations, our team of expert linguists are ready to help you navigate the process. We ensure that your translation will be accurate and reliable, and you can rest assured that your medical translations follow your industry standards. 

Getting a new drug to market is already a difficult and challenging experience that involves many stages to navigate and translation is a key factor in that process—don’t let language be an unnecessary headache for you. We have a dedicated and driven team of professionals who know the critical details and are ready to meet your deadlines. At DTS Language Services, we have experience with translating medical device trial documentation for Institutional Review Board (IRB) and Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval, as well as, international agencies. 

Still not thinking you need an expert linguist for your industry? Check out some of the other ways we can help you:

  • Patient Informed Consent Forms (ICFs) and Patient Information Leaflets (PILs)
  • Doctor guides
  • Drug inserts
  • Patient guides
  • Patient questionnaires
  • Regulatory documents
  • Product labeling
  • Manuals and instructions

Check out our other service offerings on our website.

Technical & Manufacturing

The rapid speed of information dissemination due to technology has created a demand for high-quality user content every time. Around the globe this stands true. At DTS, we understand how important this is to you. Our technical and manufacturing linguists are ready to help you operate with a global mindset in France and anywhere. 

Not only can we help you broaden your scope, we tailor the experience to you and your business structure. So, if you are a global business seeking harmonization across business units or a smaller manufacturer looking for your right partner on your global journey, we have the resources for you to make an impact.

Our team is ready to work side by side with you to ensure your English to French technical and manufacturing translations, transcriptions, and interpretations are understood across a multitude of languages and time zones—this means that your information flow is seamless, fast, and accurate. 

We have experience with agricultural translations, heavy machinery and construction equipment translations, engineering translations, and automotive translations. We bring the global mindset so you can focus on running your business. The DTS team can help you with your operator service manuals, human machine interfaces, websites, videos and apps, engineering drawings, and E-learning programs. This is to name just a few ways we can help you, for a more exhaustive list, check out our website.

    Legal & Finance

    Legal transcription is a highly specialized domain where a slight change to a word could drastically alter the outcome and meaning of the text. At DTS, we have a curated workflow which offers an expansive capacity to handle your English to French document translation

    We have a designated team of accurate, reliable, and quality-driven financial subject matter experts. This has allowed some of the leading financial institutions to rely on our translation services because they trust our understanding of financial matters. 

    We pay attention to appropriate cultural differences and overall context because we know it is critical to your banking, legal investment, and insurance transcription and translation needs. 

    Wondering how DTS can boost your French to English message, take a look at our website for how we can help you. Furthermore, we have a list of services just waiting for your specific French language needs, including:

    • Document translation 
    • Audio and video transcription 
    • Desktop publishing and localization 
    • On-demand phone interpretation 
    • On-site interpretation 
    • Website translation


    The technological industry relies on accurate technology translation services for product launches. Not only does the information need to be accurate, it needs to make sense to your French audience. 

    DTS understands this need, that is why we have a state of the art transportation management system (TMS) and computer assisted translation (CAT) tools, as well as, a full team of linguists who specialize in technological terminology. Plus, our large localization department is ready to convey your exact meaning in French, and any other chosen language. 

    This allows us to have the capacity to handle any IT project no matter the size. We want your launch to be as successful as it can be—meaning it has to be user ready without delays. Our team will work closely with your team to ensure flawless transitions between your deadlines. We know how important it is to stay ahead of the competition with Enterprise Application software translations, Product Lifecycle Management software translations, and consumer electronic translations, especially when taking your idea from English to French. 

    We can help you with English to French website translation, online help content, user manuals, marketing content, legal documentation, and much more.

    Are you Ready to be Seen in 29 Countries?

    When you contact DTS today we will give you a quote within 24 hours and from there, expand your industry reach to France, Canada, Belgium, Luxembourg, Chad, the Congo, and 23 other countries, so your message can spread around the world. 

    When you’re ready to reach your global audience, we are ready to take you there.

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