Month: November 2015

November 30, 2015
Interviews |
The Women and Youth of Zimbabwe project was recently chosen as a finalist in the “Count on Me” category of this year's Bata Awards. Nora Zhanda, Ronjoy Sengupta, Ehsan Zaman, Joseph Ndlela and Locardia Chitombo explained to Bata World News how it works and how it be...
November 30, 2015
Interviews |
Do you still need to weigh in on who should win the 2015 Bata Awards? Be sure to cast your vote at awards.bata.com by Dec. 24. From Chile, Alexis Paredes and Daniela Sepulveda shared the story behind Bata TV: Closer to You. Read on to learn all about this short-listed p...
November 30, 2015
Interviews |
Gerry Tham was retail manager at Bata South Africa when she decided to take a break to do a one-year master’s degree in Retail Management at Cranfield University, located about 80 kilometers north of London. She talked to Bata World News about this unique opportunity....
November 26, 2015
Store |
Bata Bangladesh has been running a vigorous motivational campaign for the Bata Retail Race in all its districts, and it has succeeded in peaking the interest not only of retail teams but the whole company.
November 26, 2015
Interviews |
This week Bata employees around the world have started voting for their favorite projects among the Bata Awards finalists. Bata World News heard from the team that entered the Sarah Bata Senior School project for an award: Bongani Mafuwe, Ronjoy Sengupta, Ehsan Zaman, J...
November 25, 2015
Market Trends |
Bata Chile recently made a huge splash on social media when it launched a campaign to recruit Bata Club members. The campaign was also a part of the company’s plan to refresh the brand and be first in the country in key measurements of brand awareness and positioning....
November 25, 2015
Corporate |
On Nov. 21, Bata Bangladesh received the award for Best Footwear Brand 2015, at an event at the Radisson Blu hotel, in the capital, Dhaka. The award was presented to Bata for the third time in successive years, highlighting the company's position as the country's leadin...
November 24, 2015
Interviews |
After the announcement last week of the finalists in the 2015 Bata Awards, BWN interviewed Xavier Castex about BataMe. As head of talent development at Bata Brands, he is very excited about the project and its potential. Read on to decide if this is the project you want...
November 24, 2015
Interviews |
As he nears his second anniversary at AW Lab, David Pujolar Segura, head of buying, reflected on what makes the brand great.