Month: March 2014

March 31, 2014
BCP |
Nicole Voillat, Bata’s sustainability director, was in Gweru this month, where she took the opportunity to interview the Sabata family. Two generations of the family has been intertwined with Bata since 1982. Their service has been much appreciated at the company, and...
March 31, 2014
Store |
Bata Singapore recently partnered with the Ministry of Education of Singapore to host the Student Entrepreneurship Program. This program is a unique opportunity for secondary school students to gain an understanding of the world of retail visual merchandising.
March 28, 2014
Interviews |
To commemorate Bata's 120th anniversary, the Bata World News Team interviewed former Bata senior manager Marcelo Villagran; an exclusive inside look to discover and preserve the legacy of the Bata Shoe Organization.
March 28, 2014
Manufacturing |
Bata Thailand’s factory has been through a number of locations, but its main product has been school shoes since the beginning. It first became operational in 1959 in Thonglor. The company moved the factory to Lasalle in 1973, expanded to Bang-Plee in 1979 for a 30 pe...
March 27, 2014
Interviews |
Bata franchise partners in Ghana since 2011, Caroline and Luck Ochieng have been dedicating their hearts and souls to the business and are now reaping the flourishing results.
March 27, 2014
Interviews |
The Bata World News team interviewed Ronjoy Sengupta, company manager of Bata Zimbabwe. He gave us an inside look into the company today.
March 26, 2014
Corporate |
Bata’s famed School of Work was founded in 1925 in Zlin to provide rigorous professional training and social education. But not many know that the school opened its doors to women four years later.
March 26, 2014
BCP |
The Bata World News team interviewed Leonardo Valdes, Bata Children's Program (BCP) coordinator of Mexico and human resources manager for Bata Mexico. He talked to us about the enthusiasm of the Bata employee volunteers who are the core of BCP.
March 25, 2014
Product |
North Star’s “1010 project” is perfect for use in any daily activity. But this injection sneaker is mainly associated with the most popular sport in Peru: soccer. Soccer is played in every part of the country by all age groups. Any time is a good time to organize ...