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June 9, 2017
Corporate
From May 20 to 27, Mr. and Mrs. Thomas G. Bata visited three major cities in Zimbabwe, in order to learn about a host of updates and improvements that have taken place in the company's stores and at its Bata factory. In addition, the trip also included a shoeline review...
June 6, 2017
BCP
A job shadowing program the Bata Children’s Program (BCP) Kenya carried out at Bata Kenya in Limuru was highly successful. On May 18 and 19, 80 high school students were given the opportunity to work alongside Bata employees, as an optimal way to open their eyes to pr...
June 2, 2017
BCP
Sarah and Thomas G. Bata, along with a group of notable visitors, took part in a ceremony on May 24 to open a newly constructed block of classrooms, a new library and a multifunction thatched pavilion at the Sarah Bata Schools in Gweru, Zimbabwe. It was also the occasio...
June 1, 2017
Corporate
As part of a number of recent initiatives aimed at raising the brand's profile with customers in the region, Tomy Takkies partnered with physical fitness and healthy living program “The Morning Rave,” in South Africa, for an event designed to help collect shoes for ...
May 25, 2017
Corporate
On May 19, Thomas G. Bata, visited Bata Zambia, accompanied by Sarah Bata and Louise Treacy, former Compass secretary and general manager, as part of a trip to Africa. The aim of the visit was to meet with representatives from Bata Zambia and discuss the state of the bu...
May 23, 2017
Product
Pata Pata Ashanti is a unique collection from Bata Kenya that lets women express their individual style and African spirit.
May 16, 2017
Interviews
Silvia Njoki is a well-known Kenyan fashion blogger, and has been writing about the topic on her site since its creation in 2013. She recently attended the Bata Fashion Weekend, having already written an article about Bata's new Insolia heels on her blog, and Bata World...
May 16, 2017
Market Trends
Tomy Takkies is on the move. The brand’s first large-scale photo shoot was an incredible success and the culmination of a two-month social media campaign that drew in Tomy Takkies customers.
May 15, 2017
Product
On May 6, Bata Zimbabwe presented its latest collection featuring the revolutionary Insolia Heel technology. The launch event took place at the recently opened Bata store in the Arundel Village shopping center in Harare, where customers were able to see the heels in act...