April 7, 2016
Cristian Barato has worked for Bata since 2014, and is currently designer of the Chinese retail collection. He was part of the team that won the “Exceeding Expectations” category of the Bata Awards 2015, and Bata World News recently spoke to him, to hear more about ...
April 7, 2016
During Chinese President Xi Jinping’s state visit to the Czech Republic in late March, Czech President Milos Zeman gave him a gift of three pairs of Bata shoes. The brand was chosen not only for its prominent place in Czech history and culture, but because of its sign...
March 18, 2016
A daylong summit full of the exchange of ideas brought 56 suppliers of China Footwear Services together on March 11 in Guangzhou. They appreciated the well-structured format of this year’s CFS Suppliers Summit.
March 17, 2016
Miguel Angel Ruiz began his Bata career with Bata Mexico almost 10 years ago, and is now working for CFS as product development manager. He was part of the team that won the “Exceeding Expectations” category of the Bata Awards 2015, and Bata World News spoke to him ...
March 7, 2016
China Footwear Services offered a training session to all its on-site quality control inspectors on Feb. 25 at the Taima shoe factory, a strategic supplier for Bata located in Wenzhou, in the province of Zhejiang.
March 3, 2016
The Bata World News team interviewed Onnicha Chokviriyakorn about a project she helped make a resounding success and a winner of the Bata Awards: the Bata Procurement System mobile app. After spending last year at China Footwear Services, where she worked on the app, sh...
February 18, 2016
Gary Yee is supply chain management manager at CFS, and together with his team recently won the "Count on Me" category of the Bata Awards 2015, for their mobile procurement app project. Bata World News spoke to him to hear his thoughts on the win.
February 16, 2016
In preparation for the Chinese New Year, eight volunteers from the Bata Children’s Program (BCP) China organized an activity with a Chinese zodiac theme in Guangzhou, to teach children about the origins of the zodiac through storytelling and relevant hands-on activiti...
February 5, 2016
Simon Tidball gave Bata World News an inside look into life as global sourcing director at Bata and what the year holds in store.