Month: December 2015

December 31, 2015
Corporate |
On Nov. 5 and 6, Bata Malaysia held a two-day budget meeting with its management team in Petaling Jaya, at a hotel near the company's offices, in order to consolidate its plans for 2016.
December 30, 2015
Corporate |
Rajeev Gopalakrishnan, Group managing director of South Asia, was recently named Franchise Professional of the Year during the World Franchise Congress 2015, held on Nov. 24, at the Hotel Pullman in New Delhi. The event was organized by Franchise India and PepsiCo India...
December 29, 2015
BCP |
The city of Chennai in South India has recently been affected by its worst period of flooding in many years. The disaster has caused large-scale damage in the city, making life difficult for those living there. As part of the company's aim to assist people caught up in ...
December 23, 2015
Manufacturing |
Five years ago, the world was captivated by the incredible rescue of 33 miners trapped for over two months deep underground in Chile. This year their story was brought to the silver screen in a movie starring Antonio Banderas. It was a time when everyone wished they cou...
December 23, 2015
Corporate |
The Bata Retail Race in South Africa has been a fun and challenging journey for all stores, with a great deal of competition. On lap 37 of the race, the Bata store in Killarney Mall, Johannesburg, achieved 40 points, putting it at the top of the weekly rankings.
December 23, 2015
Interviews |
It is the last chance for all Bata people to have a say in the 2015 Bata Awards! Just click over to awards.bata.com, which is what Jahangir Alam did for the chance to win an Apple Watch. Bata World News talked to the lucky winner, who shared his thoughts about the Bata ...
December 23, 2015
Interviews |
Sanjay Kanth, senior vice president of manufacturing and sourcing at Bata India, submitted his Power Jogger project to the 2015 edition of the Bata Awards, and it was selected as one of the finalists in the "Be Bold" category. Bata World News spoke with him to discover ...
December 22, 2015
Interviews |
One of the finalists in the "Be Bold" category of this year's Bata Awards is the Bata Scouts project submitted by Michael Wyatt, company manager of Bata Australia and Jon Moore, national sales manager - brands. Bata World News spoke to Moore, to learn more about the pro...
December 17, 2015
Corporate |
The newly opened Bata Training Academy in Kenya hosted its first training programs in November, with three courses running from Nov. 23 to 28.