Month: July 2015

July 31, 2015
BCP |
The Bata World News team talked to John Ssenggendo, who is also a human resources officer at Bata Uganda, about his role coordinating the volunteers of the Bata Children’s Program (BCP) Uganda. He explained how he thoroughly enjoys the opportunity to follow his passio...
July 31, 2015
Corporate |
Dear colleagues, It’s my pleasure to inform you of some significant senior executive changes which will take place in our organization, effective as of August 1, 2015. In line with our plan to build the best sourcing and supply chain for our organisation, and to ensur...
July 31, 2015
Interviews |
After a long, fruitful service at Bata, most recently as chief operating officer, Jorge Carbajal will be “hanging up his boots.” He was honored on July 26 during a dinner at the Westin Hotel in Guangzhou, China, as participants gathered for the Shoeline Review Meeti...
July 31, 2015
Store |
In week 16 of the Bata Retail Race, Patrizia Galietta reached pole position as the best-performing district manager in the country. The Bata World News team spoke to her to hear her opinions on the race, and to find out how she achieved the feat.
July 30, 2015
Corporate |
On July 24 and 25, a new training program entitled “Effective Relationships and Influencing” was held at the Bata Training center in Guangzhou. Over 14 members of staff took part, from Bangladesh, Singapore, Indonesia, Thailand, China, South Africa, Zimbabwe and Ken...
July 30, 2015
Corporate |
Twenty trainers and soon-to-be trainers from a variety of Bata companies participated in the “High Impact Facilitator” course, an immersive three-day workshop that took place at the Bata Training Center, Guangzhou, from July 24 to 26.
July 29, 2015
Interviews |
Aloysius Tan, Weinbrenner Group product manager, took Bata World News behind the scenes at Weinbrenner, without forgetting to give us a look at new and exciting projects.
July 29, 2015
Store |
Group CEO Jack Clemons visited the Bata store in Bukit Panjang Plaza, Singapore on July 20. The store, which ranks in the top ten in the country for performance, was sporting a new look: the Mercury Concept.
July 27, 2015
Corporate |
District managers of Bata Chile and Peru were among the first to reap the benefits of the Store Sales Improvement training course, which will be rolled out throughout the Bata world. It was a chance for them to focus on their leadership role and all it entails with expe...