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Gore Fabrics Outlines Sustainability Efforts Made in 2018

FELDKIRCHEN-WESTERHAM (February 3, 2019) – W. L. Gore & Associates´ (Gore) Fabrics Division published its Responsibility Update 2018 today. The update details how Gore Fabrics is using scientific research to drive environmentally improved material innovations that deliver uncompromised performance with a reduced environmental footprint of Gore Fabrics’ products. The Responsibility Update 2018 is available at […] read more »

Gore presents new, versatile GORE-TEX 3-Layer products with PFCEC free DWR and a solution-dyed backer made from recycled polyester at ISPO 2019

FELDKIRCHEN-WESTERHAM, (December 5, 2018) – W. L. Gore & Associates (Gore) will unveil its new GORE-TEX 3-Layer laminate at ISPO 2019 in Munich (February 3rd – 6th). The launch of this innovative product is the next step in Gore’s journey to develop fit-for-use performance fabric offerings that improve the environmental footprint of outdoor apparel, while […] read more »

Gore Fabrics Presents GORE-TEX Products with a PFCEC Free DWR at OutDoor Show

Key milestone achieved in delivering against ambitious PFC goals Increased use of recycled and solution-dyed textiles in garments portfolio contributes to water savings and reduces CO2 emissions FELDKIRCHEN-WESTERHAM, Germany (June 14, 2018) – The Fabrics Division of W. L. Gore & Associates is proud to announce that it reached a first key milestone on its […] read more »

Gore Fabrics joins Ellen MacArthur Foundation’s “Make Fashion Circular” initiative

FELDKIRCHEN-WESTERHAM, Germany (May 16, 2018) – W.L. Gore’s Fabrics Division is excited to announce that it is participating in the Ellen MacArthur Foundation’s “Make Fashion Circular” initiative. Gore Fabrics is joining forces with some 20 global brands in a commitment to develop new pathways for the textile industry informed by the principles of a circular […] read more »

Gore launches new GORE-TEX INFINIUM™ product brand

GORE-TEX brand expands its product offering beyond waterproof- breathable category and unveils new technologies for Fall 2018 FELDKIRCHEN-WESTERHAM (30 November 2017) — For more than 40 years, the GORE-TEX brand has stood for performance, functionality, quality, comfort and trust. W. L. Gore & Associates (Gore) is taking advantage of this expertise to lead the GORE-TEX […] read more »

LCA journey continues: Gore offers solution dyed and recycled textiles

  14. June, 2017 ,
Stemming from its ongoing commitment to Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) studies and its commitment to deliver the optimal combination of high technical performance and low environmental footprint, W.L. Gore & Associates’ Fabrics Division will expand its use of textile solution dyeing and increase its offering of recycled GORE-TEX face-fabric textiles for Fall/Winter 2017. These initiatives […] read more »

GORE-TEX brand campaign encourages people to find their state of ‘flow’

  24. March, 2017
Feldkirchen-Westerham (Mar. 24, 2017) — Building on the high level of trust that consumers have in GORE-TEX products, W.L. Gore & Associates is launching a new GORE-TEX brand campaign in 2017 that encourages people to follow their outdoor passions – and simply forget about their gear. The ‘Don’t Think About GORE-TEX products’ campaign plays on […] read more »

Gore Fabrics Division Establishes Ambitious Environmental Goals for 2020

  06. February, 2017 ,
Feldkirchen-Westerham (February 6, 2017) — Today, W. L. Gore & Associates (Gore) announced ambitious environmental and chemical management goals for 2020 as part of Gore Fabrics Division’s long-term sustainability program. These goals complement its existing chemicals management program which is based upon stringent and independent third party standards like bluesign® system and OEKO-TEX®. Included in […] read more »

GORE-TEX brand focuses on trust as it unveils new products and innovations at ISPO 2017

At ISPO 2017, W. L. Gore & Associates (Gore) will unveil a new GORE-TEX brand campaign focusing on trust that is backed up by innovation through new technology concepts, products and design solutions. The new “Don’t think about GORE-TEX, think about your passion” campaign will encourage consumers to focus on what’s going on in the […] read more »

Gore continues roll-out of revolutionary new GORE-TEX SHAKEDRY™ product technology

Following a successful launch with a limited number of brand partners in 2015, W. L. Gore & Associates (Gore) will continue its global roll-out of GORE-TEX SHAKEDRY™ product technology for jackets in 2017. In 2017, Gore will partner with additional brands to bring GORE-TEX SHAKEDRY™ product technology to more runners and cyclists. In Europe, new […] read more »