Month: November 2014

November 28, 2014
Corporate |
The CEO’s XI (eleven) and the President’s XI (eleven) took to the cricket field in Guangzhou on Nov. 13, the day after the latest Shoeline Review Meeting (SRM). The occasion proved to be a great team building activity, bringing teams and people closer.
November 28, 2014
Interviews |
This weekend is your very last chance to vote for your favorite projects in the Bata Awards. BWN interviewed the ninth and tenth Bata employees who cast their votes and then found themselves taking home brand new iPad Minis. Eduardo Salguero of Bata Bolivia and Iraz Sid...
November 27, 2014
BCP |
Bata’s Manaco factory in Quillacollo is Bolivia’s largest footwear manufacturer, producing about 3 million pairs of shoes per year, for both the domestic market and for exports to neighboring countries such as Peru, Chile, Colombia and Mexico. The company recently s...
November 27, 2014
Corporate |
Bata Thailand has played a very active role in the recent celebrations to mark Bata’s 120th anniversary. Not only did the company highlight the occasion publicly and organize an in-house after-party, but they also arranged a prestigious sponsorship deal with the Miss ...
November 25, 2014
Store |
Bata Singapore’s revamped Flagship store in Peninsula Plaza had much to celebrate on November 8. Customers, members of the press and special guests were offered a full day of activities and ceremony at the exciting unveiling, which also marked 83 years that Bata has b...
November 25, 2014
Corporate |
On October 25, Bata Italy held its traditional Long Service Award Ceremony honoring staff who have worked for the company for a quarter of a century. This year, 20 people achieved this important goal, including sales assistants, store managers and district managers.
November 24, 2014
Corporate |
Over 200 distinguished guests, including former Bata executives and employees, family, personal friends and business associates, gathered on November 12 at the recently-opened Aga Khan Museum in Toronto to celebrate the 100th anniversary of Thomas J. Bata's birth.
November 24, 2014
Store |
Bata has opened Ghana’s first Zeus Concept store at the West Hills Mall in Accra. The opening, on October 30, came the same day as the inauguration of the mall itself, a new $93 million development that is to be the biggest mall in West Africa.
November 23, 2014
Corporate |
On October 28, 1968, Bata opened for business in Colombia. The location, selected by Thomas J. Bata, was Manizales, the capital of one of the “Eje cafetero” states, which are world-renowned for their coffee. The name chosen was Manisol, where “Mani” stood for Ma...