Beginning in the late 1800s, the Bata Shoe Company built master planned communities around the world that integrated its factories with residential homes, schools, sports facilities and other buildings. Some of the factories have been closed and buildings and properties that were once used to manufacture shoes and house the workers that made them are now being redeveloped. The Dalton
The former Bata Shoe factory continues its transformation from factory space to living and working place. The Dalton Company has been making steady progress converting the former shoe factory into a mixed-use condominium.