Month: December 2014

December 31, 2014
Corporate |
It’s not every day that you get India’s high profile people all gathered under one roof at the same time for the same cause. And when this gathering comes together to celebrate the anniversary of the legendary Bata brand’s 120 years of shoemaking, it makes it even...
December 23, 2014
Corporate |
During his recent visit to India, Thomas G. Bata met with the country’s most influential people in a short span of seven days. The week of his visit was packed with store openings, celebrations, meetings and interviews.
December 23, 2014
Interviews |
The Bata World News team interviewed Martin Procházka, finance director of Bata Czech Republic, as he was under deadline to complete the financial year. He came up for air long enough to talk to us about what he loves about his job and future goals.
December 23, 2014
Interviews |
The Bata World News team interviewed the finance director of Bata Kenya, Ram Kumar Gupta, known to his colleagues as R.K. He gave us an inside look into what his role entails.
December 23, 2014
Corporate |
Bata Industrials Indonesia’s booth at the 2014 International Manufacturing, Machine and Tools Expo in Jakarta this month got an enthusiastic response from visitors. The Bickz collection in particular turned everyone’s heads.
December 23, 2014
Bata in the news |
As this special anniversary year for Bata draws to a close, the media in Thailand have taken a great interest in the company and its history. “ASTV Manager Sud sab da,” a weekly with a readership of 450,000, recently published a two-page color spread in its news sec...
December 23, 2014
Interviews |
The Bata World News team interviewed María Teresa Abasto, finance director of Bata Chile. She looked back on the 20 years she’s shared with Bata.
December 22, 2014
Corporate |
Bata World News is proud to announce today the winners of the 2014 Bata Awards!
December 19, 2014
Corporate |
During their annual Christmas dinner, 26 Bata Brands employees and spouses joined to celebrate Tim Jude and his 25 years of service with Bata. The evening was enjoyed at the Refuge de Solalex in Gryon after a picturesque fresh snowfall, with plenty of raclette, a Swiss ...