Month: January 2017

January 31, 2017
Corporate |
In 1909, 15 years after founding his shoe company, Tomáš Baťa decided to build a home for his family. As in everything else, he had a clear vision and strong ambition for the house, and the Bata Villa is hailed today as one of the most significant landmarks in the ar...
January 31, 2017
BCP |
The Bata Children’s Program (BCP) Malawi, recently became involved in an initiative aimed at helping schoolgirls in the country to avoid missing school due to menstruation. The project hopes to achieve this by providing the girls with reusable sanitary pads so that th...
January 30, 2017
Bata in the news |
The website of Canada's Global News agency recently featured an article by Nick Westoll about the Bata Shoe Museum's vast shoe collection, and the details or events from history that these objects represent. It analyzes the important role that shoes can play in understa...
January 30, 2017
Interviews |
Bill Jara retired recently from Bata Australia, but he has been a part of the Bata world since he attended the Colegio Industrial Bata in Chile as a teenager. He talked to Bata World News about his long career, traveling, and even meeting his wife through Bata!
January 27, 2017
Interviews |
Jana Barbati Chadová is global marketing manager for Bata the Brand. She talked to Bata World News about exciting new projects on the horizon that will involve Bata people worldwide.
January 27, 2017
Corporate |
On January 16, the Bata Innovation Lab team published the first issue of its new quarterly newsletter. The aim of the new publication is to share its innovative initiatives with the worldwide Bata community, giving insight into the work carried out by the team and the r...
January 26, 2017
BCP |
On January 20, the President of the Republic of Zambia launched the 2017 tree planting exercise under the theme of advancing the role of natural regeneration in forest restoration."
January 26, 2017
Corporate |
As computer crime has become commonplace, it is a real concern to businesses and users. This week Jon Pertwee, head of infrastructure at Bata Brands, has tips to help Bata employees suss out scam emails.
January 26, 2017
Market Trends |
The Bata Club team in Malaysia began the new year with a mini roadshow that rolled out on January 13, aiming to continue the strong growth it saw in 2016 by providing customers with even more incentives for joining and using the scheme.