March 10, 2017
Ben Isa, sport category collection manager for Bata Indonesia, won the Bata Award for Product in 2016, for his Magnetico project, a magnetic-fastening mechanism for school shoes. The innovative product design earned him a trip to Milan, to the MICAM international footwe...
March 10, 2017
Alejandro Lopez, corporate finance and Group treasury director, recently checked in with Bata World News. Read on for a behind-the-scenes look at what a Bata executive does.
March 8, 2017
March 8 is International Women’s Day, a day dedicated to celebrating the achievements of women. For the occasion, Bata World News interviewed three longtime Bata executives who have climbed to the top of the ladder in their companies: Barbara Franceschetto, managing d...
February 27, 2017
Bata in the news
The latest capsule collection from Bata Tennis is generating buzz in the sneaker world. Extorted, an online urban lifestyle magazine, posits that Bata has successfully brought back graphic sneakers.
February 25, 2017
The Bata Shoe Museum in Toronto, Canada, recently received a "Certificate of Excellence," from travel website TripAdvisor, for its consistently strong reviews posted by visitors to the museum on the site. The award underlines the ability of the museum to attract tourist...
February 22, 2017
After explaining to Bata World News how to avoid falling victim to phishing attacks online, Jon Pertwee, head of infrastructure at Bata Brands, returns to provide instructions on how to deal with another online security issue: ransomware.
February 18, 2017
For the very first time in its history, Bata has introducted an internal online tool that makes communication quick and easy. Batalogue has been developed as a source of inspiration and information for all Bata teams around the globe, with a major focus on Marketing and...
February 15, 2017
At the beginning of this year a true Bata hero retired: Nugget Manyima. He was headmaster of the Sarah Bata Junior School in Zimbabwe and a longstanding employee who put his all into helping and supporting those around him. He started out as a bright 19-year-old working...
February 10, 2017
Forty-nine years ago this week, on Feb. 9, 1968, the Bata Newsletter gave the Bata world a look at Thomas J. and Sonja Bata’s tour of Asia-Pacific. Take a quick trip back in time!