Sizing up Opportunities- An example
* Is foraying into real estate development.
(Source- Business Line, Dec-06, 2004)
* Entered into 50:50 JV with the Calcutta Metropolitan Group and theKMDA. 1
phase to be ready by 2011-12.* Idea: Usage of excess land (264 acres) at its factory in Batanagarnear Kolkata* Options under consideration: Setting up of an integrated townshipwith housing and commercial facilities and an industrial park* This is in addition to its process of restructuring of its retailbusiness and refurbishing of its 1600 stores around the country
BATA India Ltd.- The Indian arm of the Toronto-based BATA ShoeOrganisation
* Has five footwear manufacturing units across India with a combinedcapacity of 40 million pairs annually since 1931.