E-commerce & cross-border sales: Multilingualism in automatic text creation

International E-commerce is growing rapidly: according to current Statista data, the sales volume of the global E-commerce market in 2018 rose by around 25 percent year-on-year to almost 2,982 billion dollars. According to a recent study by consulting firm A.T. Kearney, this enormous growth is due in particular to the market expansion of online retailers […]

Immobilienexposes NLG

1,000 automatically generated real estate exposés per day improve conversion rate

ImmobilienScout24 is one of the best-known and most-visited websites in Germany. The portal was only able to become the market leader among real estate platforms because it always offers its visitors the best user experience. The real estate exposés on the detail pages of the offers are part of a comprehensively optimal user experience. The […]

MediaMarktSaturn Retresco

MediaMarktSaturn automates product descriptions

More than 350,000 articles are permanently available in the online shops of MediaMarkt and Saturn. Such an enormous selection for the customer means one thing first and foremost for the members of the MediaMarktSaturn online team: texts, texts, texts. After all, every product needs a comprehensive product description, which is the only way for customers […]

Digitaler Pressespiegel

Hot off the press: Artificial intelligence – Press review 10/2019

Artificial intelligence is a hot topic – technologies are polarising and media attention is increasing. In our digital press review, we compile important monthly articles on the subject in order to provide an introduction to artificial intelligence to everyone interested as well as provide an impetus for exchange. In October, the MIT Technology Review, Bayerischer […]

Ethische KI

Ethics & artificial intelligence: What is AI allowed to do? And what is it not allowed to do?

As an AI company, Retresco works in the exciting border area between technology, business and society – an interesting and sensitive topic. In light of the increasing penetration of AI in our everyday lives, the question of ethical and social responsibility has never been more important. Even today, an algorithm decides which air fares we […]

NLG für die Touristikbranche

Natural language generation for the tourism industry

Technological innovations are radically changing the tourism industry: on the one hand, they make travel easier, more convenient and, in some cases, more cost-effective for individuals; on the other hand, they open up new possibilities for tourism providers to set up their business processes efficiently and scalably. This year’s World Tourism Day on Friday, 27 […]

Branchen von NLG

Natural language generation – Industries & formats

Automatic text generation is just as exciting as it is multi-faceted: a wide variety of possibilities arise, especially with regard to potential areas of application. While the text types that can be created by natural language generation range from descriptive texts (product descriptions, traffic reports, etc.) to reports in the field of business intelligence, etc., […]

Künstliche Intelligenz: Arbeit neu denken

AI & Automation: Rethinking Work

Our working world is changing. For several years now, we have been experiencing how artificial intelligence, algorithms and robot systems not only change our private lives, but also work processes: doctors are supported by algorithms in the evaluation of X-ray images, robot systems are used in nursing and journalists are guided by AI systems in […]

5 ideas for creative content automation with

Automatic text generation saves Retresco customers time and resources. Especially in e-commerce, natural language generation (NLG) can be an important key to the efficient creation of product descriptions. Suppliers of products from such diverse sectors as fashion, office supplies, bicycle accessories or consumer electronics already rely on rtr textengine in their content strategy. However, the […]

End2End Textgeneration

NLG research: Does text generation using neural networks work? And how?

Several times a year, Retresco holds an in-house hackathon. That means two days away from day-to-day work – time to engage with new topics, think outside the box, and try out new approaches. This helps us look at our own technologies from different perspectives and make innovative advances.   Inspired by the E2E NLG Challenge, […]