Month: June 2017

June 30, 2017
Interviews |
In the second part of the interview recently given to Bata World News, Jeff Wakefield, creator of the Bubblegummers comic strip characters, explains where the inspiration for the three characters came from, and tells us more about their history, both before and after th...
June 30, 2017
Interviews |
In January of this year, Mifta Huda became collection manager for Bata Bangladesh, after working in a variety of roles since joining the company six-and-a-half years ago. He recently spoke to Bata World News to talk about his new job, and to give some style tips based o...
June 29, 2017
Market Trends |
While spring is often seen as a time when proposing floral patterns is rather predictable and unimaginative, this summer fashion houses are revitalizing their looks with an all-new take on florals. So significant is the trend that it was also the theme of this year's Pi...
June 29, 2017
Market Trends |
Since its beginnings in the 1970s, Pitti Uomo has been one of the world's premier men's fashion events, and a yardstick by which to measure upcoming trends and designs. The Spring Summer 2018 edition was recently held from June 13 to 16 at the Fortezza da Basso in Flore...
June 28, 2017
Corporate |
On the occasion of Canada’s 150th birthday on July 1, Power is taking special pride in its Canadian origin and heritage by introducing an exclusive Canada 150 x Power collection that will be exhibited in the Bata Shoe Museum from July 1 to August 31.
June 28, 2017
Market Trends |
As the classic, trusted school shoe in South Africa, the Toughees brand needs no introduction, having been a staple of the classroom and playground for over 60 years. In order to help the brand continue to develop and resonate with a digital audience, Bata South Africa ...
June 27, 2017
Market Trends |
Gladiators have been dubbed the sandal of this warm-weather season, and for 2017 the striking look can be softer and more universal than you might think.
June 27, 2017
Sustainability |
On June 13, in advance of the Hari Raya Aidilfitri holiday, 65 youngsters from a children’s home outside Kuala Lumpur gleefully embarked on a shoe-shopping expedition at a premier Bata store in the city.
June 26, 2017
Corporate |
With Father’s Day as the focus for many retailers in the month of June, Bata South Africa took customer engagement even further with an innovative social media campaign, designed to show off some of the latest shoes in its men's collection and interact with its custom...