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Gore Recognized as one of the World’s Best Multinational Workplaces

Gore Recognized as one of the World’s Best Multinational Workplaces
  13. October, 2015 ,
Known for its innovative culture and innovative products, W. L. Gore & Associates ranks among the world’s best companies to work for. Gore earned the number 3 spot on the Great Place to Work® Institute’s list of Best Multinational Workplaces, released today. read more »

Gore invests more than 15 million USD into R&D for alternative material solutions

  25. August, 2015 , ,
– R&D focus is on durable water repellent solutions – Tests of fluorinated and non-fluorinated treatments show significant differences in performance and durability – John P. Cusick, Global Business Leader Consumer Garments: “Our commitment as a technology leadership company goes far beyond finding alternatives to current coating solutions. We are also exploring completely new approaches […] read more »

Pep Guardiola rejects the rain by using GORE-TEX products

  19. August, 2015 ,
Guardiola is impressed by the perfection applied to the development and quality of the brand Feldkirchen-Westerham, August 19, 2015 – W. L. Gore & Associates (Gore) and Pep Guardiola announced today a four-year partnership where Guardiola will globally represent the GORE-TEX brand and Gore branded apparel and footwear. The trainer of football club FC Bayern […] read more »

Pep Guardiola rejects the rain by using GORE-TEX products: An interview with Guardiola

  19. August, 2015 ,
Question: Why did you agree on this partnership? Pep Guardiola “For many years my family and I have worn GORE-TEX jackets and shoes in our daily life, be it for outdoor sports activities or in the city. I like the philosophy of the company and therefore I’m happy to be a spokesperson for the brand. […] read more »

“1beats2” innovation: one-piece WINDSTOPPER® cycling jersey eliminates the need for an extra layer

At long last, W.L. Gore & Associates (Gore) will unveil its “1beats2” design solution at EUROBIKE 2015. Constructed with a lightweight, elastic three-layer WINDSTOPPER® laminate, the cycling jersey eliminates the need for an additional layer in certain weather conditions. At varying temperatures between +10°C and +20°C, bike riders will no longer need to constantly put […] read more »

Gore Fabrics Position on the “Madrid Statement”

  30. June, 2015 ,
We are aware of the concerns expressed by scientists who have recently signed the Madrid Statement. As a responsible Enterprise, we support and are already following many of the recommendations made in the Madrid Statement, such as the use of best available environmental controls for processing PFAs. However, there are elements in the Madrid Statement […] read more »

Gore Fabrics reports on social and environmental topics in its “Responsibility Update 2015”

Mountaineer Stefan Glowacz considers Gore Fabrics as “role model for the textile industry in China” Life Cycle Assessment data for GORE-TEX hiking boots published Gore Fabrics recognized as “company of the month” by OEKO-TEX® Percentage of bluesign® certified consumer garment laminate volume raised to approx. 60% Gore Production site in Livingston certified to ISO 14001 […] read more »

Gore named one of Europe’s top employers – The technology specialist places 3rd in the “Multinational Workplaces” category

  10. June, 2015 ,
Luxembourg, June 5, 2015 Once again, W. L. Gore & Associates was chosen as one of Europe’s favorite employers. With its subsidiaries in France, Germany, Italy, Spain and the United Kingdom the technology company came in 3rd in the category “Best Multinational Workplaces” at the presentation of “100 Best Workplaces in Europe 2015”. The annual […] read more »

Global recognition for the GORE-TEX SURROUND™ product technology

  17. March, 2015 , , ,
The success story continues: leading outdoor magazines in Europe and the USA and leading international trade fairs for the outdoor and sports industry award the innovative GORE-TEX SURROUND™product technology with numerous prizes. The first technology worldwide for durably waterproof hiking shoes that offer all-round breathability has already received a number of awards – these footwear […] read more »

Protecting the environment in China like in Europe

Alpinist Stefan Glowacz’s visit focuses on working environments, responsible manufacturing and sustainability in China  In September 2014, Stefan Glowacz, extreme alpinist, and Bernhard Kiehl, sustainability leader at Gore Fabrics, toured the manufacturing plant of W. L. Gore & Associates (“Gore”) in Shenzhen, China. The purpose of the trip was to better understand the local situation […] read more »