Enterprise

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 »

New 3-layer GORE-TEX products for long-lasting outdoor enjoyment

Life Cycle Assessments show that durability is the single most influential factor in improving several environmental impacts Not just for the professionals: W.L. Gore & Associates (Gore) has developed new GORE-TEX products with GORE C-KNIT™ Backer Technology specifically engineered for hikers, trekkers, and freeriders, offering the ruggedness of a 3-layer laminate teamed up with the […] read more »

Gore is OEKO-TEX® “January 2015 Company of the Month”

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    On January 14th 2015, the Fabrics Division of W. L. Gore & Associates (Gore) was voted “January 2015 Company of the Month” by OEKO-TEX® for its sustainability programme. OEKO-TEX® launched this campaign to recognise textile companies for their ongoing commitment to product safety and sustainable production processes. The January award went to Gore […] read more »

The full spectrum: Gore presents four new licensees

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Woolrich John Rich & Bros., Gaastra, Black Crows and Skhoop soon to feature GORE-TEX or WINDSTOPPER® product technology Feldkirchen-Westerham, 15th December 2014 – Four labels to make their debut in 2015 as new brand customers of W.L. Gore & Associates (Gore). The spectrum spans everything from nautical sailing styles and traditional American functional clothing to […] read more »

Improved technology for warmer hands – GORE-TEX Gloves + Gore warm technology

W. L. Gore & Associates knows what sports enthusiasts need. That’s why it has developed its + Gore warm technology for new GORE-TEX gloves that keep hands warmer for longer. As of winter 2015/16 complaining about cold hands will be a thing of the past – thanks to a product innovation of Gore: GORE-TEX Gloves with the new […] read more »

The new brand and product architecture of GORE-TEX Gloves makes life easier

The GORE-TEX brand makes buying gloves easier than ever before. This coming 2015/16 Autumn/Winter ranges, Gore has introduced an intuitive product architecture that consumers can easily understand. Also being revealed is the new + Gore warm technology for GORE-TEX Gloves that keeps hands warmer for longer. GORE-TEX Gloves offer enduring weather protection and comfort combined with balanced heat transfer and […] read more »

GORE-TEX Brand Debuts Global, Multi-Channel Marketing Campaign, “Experience the Difference” for Fall 2014

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One Billion Impressions will be Generated through Video, Online and Print Coming on the heels of the successful debut of its GORE-TEX SURROUND™ product technology at Outdoor Retailer Summer Market and the OutDoor fair in Friedrichshafen, W. L. Gore & Associates (Gore) will debut a multi-year, multi-channel, international marketing campaign, “Experience the Difference” in support […] read more »

24 brand partners, 180 styles – the unique GORE-TEX SURROUND™ product technology conquers the outdoor market

At the OutDoor 2014 trade fair in Friedrichshafen W. L. Gore & Associates will be showcasing its latest innovation in the outdoor footwear market. The GORE-TEX SURROUND™ product technology can already count 24 prestigious outdoor brands among its partners and hiking enthusiasts can choose from around 180 different models. read more »

GORE-TEX SURROUND™ product technology model overview S/S 2015

You will find an overview of the new products (Spring/Summer 2015) that feature our new GORE-TEX SURROUND™ product technology here. read more »

The GORE-TEX brand wins OutDoor Industry Award for the world’s first technology for hiking shoes with all-round breathability

W. L. Gore & Associates has claimed a much coveted OutDoor Industry Award for its new GORE-TEX SURROUND™ product technology for hiking shoes. These awards are bestowed annually by a jury of outdoor experts at the OutDoor trade fair. read more »