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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 »

W. L. Gore & Associates Unveils World-Class Fabrics Testing Facility, Marking 40 Years of Innovating Comfort and Protection

  17. November, 2016 , ,
Elkton, Md. (November 17, 2016) — W. L. Gore & Associates, Inc. (Gore), known for its scientific approach to product development and ensuring products perform as promised in the intended end use, advanced its product testing capabilities with the opening of new Biophysics and Heat and Flame Protection labs. The new lab facilities allow Gore […] read more »

Gore’s Fabrics Division & Formosa Taffeta Company Limited Extend Partnership

  02. September, 2016 , , ,
Gore’s Fabrics Division is announcing an extension of its partnership with Formosa Taffeta Company Limited (FTC) to produce selected Gore consumer fabrics.  read more »

40 Years of Leadership and Innovation

Gore Bill Earl Amott, 1971
Four decades on from its first commercial order, W. L. Gore and Associates continues to spearhead leadership and innovation in the outdoor garments market read more »

Gore Fabrics Intends to include New Consumer Product Offerings with non-PFC-based DWR in A/W 2018 Retail Collection

  05. July, 2016 , ,
W. L. Gore & Associates (Gore), announced today its intent to complement its current consumer garments product portfolio by including products with non-PFC-based DWR (Durable Water Repellency) technologies. These new products are targeted for availability at retail in the A/W 2018 season. Gore´s decision to offer products with a non-PFC-based DWR for defined end-uses is […] read more »

GORE becomes a member of the European Outdoor Group

  21. April, 2016 ,
W.L. Gore & Associates (GORE) has been welcomed as technology brand member in the European Outdoor Group (EOG). The new membership was decided at the annual assembly meeting earlier this year. GORE is now a full member of the international federation of outdoor companies. The EOG is an association which represents the common interests of the […] read more »