January 5, 2017
Bata Italy and AW LAB toasted Christmas the evening of Dec. 15 with a gold-themed, music-filled party in an industrial space outside Padua. More than 200 employees attended to exchange good wishes.
December 21, 2016
The final countdown in the Bata Retail Run has begun! Year end, Dec. 31, is also the last day of the contest. And in Italy, a store team has high hopes to shine in the definitive rankings. Bata World News talked it over with store manager Placido Damiani.
December 2, 2016
Bata in the news
Last month, GQ magazine in Italy published an article on the Bata Heritage reissue of the classic Bata Bullet sneakers. These ankle-high basketball shoes were an icon in their original form when released in 1964, and have also been worn by celebrities over the years.
December 2, 2016
On November 26, Bata Italy held a special event at its boutique store in Via Dante, Milan. The event was to announce the winners of the recently concluded #ImBata competition, and was attended by Melissa Satta, Italian actress and television personality, in her role as ...
November 30, 2016
A book containing a collection of the speeches and writings of Tomáš Baťa was recently published in English for the first time. The book, “Reflections and Speeches,” was issued by the Thomas Bata Foundation to mark the 140th anniversary of Tomáš Baťa's birth.
November 25, 2016
Jan Jansik is branch manager for Bata Slovakia, having joined the company eight months ago after working in similar roles for other fashion retailers. He recently spoke to Bata World News about his new position and about the current situation in Slovakia.
November 22, 2016
The Bata Children's Program (BCP) Czech Republic has supported the orphanage in the town of Liptal for many years, and once or twice per year, volunteers organize trips for children from the orphanage in order to reward them for their good school results, kind behavior ...
November 16, 2016
This year, the Bata Children’s Program (BCP) Czech Republic celebrated Earth Day with children from the Liptal orphanage, located around 25 kilometers from the city of Zlin. The activities organized by BCP volunteers were designed to open the children’s minds about ...
November 9, 2016
In the retail category of this year's Bata Awards, a team from Italy was chosen as one of the three finalists thanks to its innovative and effective storytelling project, which aimed to highlight the history and value of Bata products. Bata World News caught up with tea...