September 28, 2016
Bata in the news
Bata’s rich history in Zlin has taken center stage once again. In September, Monocle magazine published a video in its Design/Urbanism section about company founder Tomáš Baťa’s transformative effect on the Czech city, which is seeing a renaissance.
September 15, 2016
Bata Tennis has once again delighted fashionistas and sneakerheads with a new capsule collection. This time, the Bata Heritage project is celebrating the 25th anniversary of celebrated Italian concept store 10 Corso Como.
August 29, 2016
A mobile replica of Tomáš Baťa's office recently received the attention of thousands of people as it was toured around six different Czech and Slovak cities over a period of 60 days, as part of a Bata roadshow organized by the Thomas Bata Foundation.
August 22, 2016
On August 2, a new exhibition, “The world of Tomáš Baťa,” opened at the Grevin Museum in Prague, thanks to collaboration between the museum and the Thomas Bata Foundation.
August 12, 2016
From July 28 to 30, Bata Czech Republic brought a pop-up store module to Benatska, one of the country's most popular festivals as part of a new promotional campaign. The aim of the project is to bring Bata products to current and potential customers, helping to raise aw...
August 2, 2016
Owen Begg works for Bata Industrials and is currently based in the Netherlands, having previously worked in a variety of other locations. He recently decided to send a selfie to Bata World News in order to give a little insight into his place within the Bata world.
August 1, 2016
From June 25 to July 3, the town of Aubonne in Switzerland held the third edition of the Bata Junior Open, a tennis competition for aspiring, talented youngsters. This year, the event featured 87 players between 9 and 16 years old, ranked from level R9 to R5.
July 29, 2016
Tim Jude is vice president of finance and special projects, and his role puts him in contact with Bata companies all across the globe. Bata World News recently spoke to him to discover more about his work, and how he achieves his goals.
July 13, 2016
The Bata store in Bolzano, Italy, was recently honored for having been a member of the Bolzano Traders Union since its inception 70 years ago. The award was presented at a ceremony at the group's headquarters in Bolzano, in the Trentino-Alto Adige region of Italy.