Month: February 2016

February 29, 2016
Interviews |
Parrish Tan is Bata Singapore's marketing manager, and he recently sent in a selfie taken with some of his colleagues, during a rare quiet moment over the Chinese New Year period in the country.
February 29, 2016
Product |
The Paola, by Teener, is one of Bata's most successful shoes in Chile. The model has been a firm favorite in the country for over 10 years, thanks to a combination of styling, comfort and technology.
February 26, 2016
Interviews |
It is a benchmark year for Amitav Nandy, who was appointed acting company manager of Bata Sri Lanka in January and is celebrating 25 years with Bata. He talked to Bata World News about his career and what lies ahead.
February 26, 2016
Market Trends |
In celebration of Chinese New Year, Bata Club Singapore announced their first member’s event at the Peninsula Plaza Flagship store on Jan. 28. The event was a styling and fashion workshop, conducted by famous local celebrity stylist, Keith Png.
February 25, 2016
Interviews |
Benson Namwiba, chief chemist at Bata Kenya, was part of the team that won the award for the “Improving Lives” category of the 2015 Bata Awards, for their PataPata Ashanti project. Bata World News spoke to him to learn more about his involvement.
February 25, 2016
Bata in the news |
Canada's largest daily newspaper, The Toronto Star, recently published an interview with the Bata Shoe Museum's senior curator, Elizabeth Semmelhack.
February 24, 2016
Store |
For this Chinese New Year in Singapore, not one but four lions were invited to dance in the Peninsula Plaza Flagship store as well as the offices of Bata Singapore, Global Footwear Services and Bata Brand Asia.
February 24, 2016
Manufacturing |
Bata Kenya recently introduced a new, high-efficiency cutting machine at its rubber and leather factories. The main function of the new equipment is to cut single-layer EVA sheets, as well as other synthetic materials, improving production speed and reducing waste.
February 23, 2016
BCP |
The Bata Children's Program (BCP) India recently conducted an educational health workshop on maintaining personal hygiene for a group of students at its adopted school in Bataganj.