October 18, 2016
As the second installment of the Bata Retail Run 2016 kicked off in Zambia on October 3, store managers and staff expressed their excitement at the return of the competition, as they are looking at it as a motivation factor for achieving their estimates.
October 18, 2016
On September 23, volunteers from the Bata Children's Program (BCP) Zimbabwe participated, together with the Swiss Ambassador in Zimbabwe, in a day aimed at building a child-friendly community at the Chinyaradzo Children’s Home in Harare. The activity included the dona...
October 14, 2016
Store teams and district managers of Bata Zimbabwe have geared up for the newest Bata Retail Run. Seeded runners talked strategy with Bata World News.
October 12, 2016
On September 25, the staff of Bata Botswana joined together to mark the 50th anniversary of the country's independence at a special event held at the company's offices in Gabarone. The entire country has been marking the milestone through it's official Bot50 initiative,...
October 4, 2016
On September 10, The Bata Children's Program (BCP) Kenya organized a free eye camp for the children of Bata employees and the general community from Limuru town and the surrounding area. The aim of the clinic was to help disadvantaged children with eye problems to recei...
September 26, 2016
On September 9, Linet Kiguru, country manager of Bata Malawi, during her visit to Bata Zimbabwe in Gweru, took the opportunity to visit the Sarah Bata Senior School as part of the Bata Children's Program (BCP) focus to provide mentoring to the children.
September 22, 2016
In a recent visit to Kenya, CEO Alexis Nasard was able to review the Bata business for the entire African region, as well as store formats, shoe lines and strategy.
September 21, 2016
On Sept.16, Bata Zimbabwe reopened a store that has held a prime location in downtown Harare for nearly 30 years. Customers, invited guests and the media came to see the store’s new look and take part in a day of games and special promotions.
September 20, 2016
On September 7, Lornah Kiplagat, four-time marathon World Champion and founder of Lornah, an African-inspired sports brand for active women, paid a visit to the Bata Kenya Limuru factory to discuss the company's Pata Pata Rio Olympic campaign held in August 2016.