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W.L. Gore & Associates Presents New Versatile GORE-TEX 3-Layer Products with PFCEC Free DWR and a solution-dyed backer made from recycled polyester

  08. November, 2018 , ,
  Next step made in Gore’s journey to continuously improve the environmental footprint of its fabrics products   ELKTON, MD (November 8, 2018) – W. L. Gore & Associates (Gore) unveiled their new GORE-TEX 3-Layer laminate at the Outdoor Retailer Winter Market in Denver, Colorado. This innovative product continues the journey of developing fit-for-use performance […] read more »

Gore Presents GORE-TEX Products with a PFCEC Free DWR at Outdoor Retailer 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 Newark, DE (July 23, 2018) –W. L. Gore & Associates is proud to announce that it reached a first key milestone on its Fabrics Division’s journey towards the […] read more »

Gore Launches New GORE-TEX 3D Fit Footwear

  18. May, 2018 , ,
Innovative new footwear technology enables sock-like fit to be paired with waterproof, breathable comfort & protection ELKTON, MD (May 18th, 2018) – As industry leaders in innovation, W.L. Gore & Associates (Gore) continues to bring new product technologies to the market within the GORE-TEX ‘waterproof & breathable’ footwear category. With the growth in popularity of […] 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 Fabrics Division Outlines Last Year’s Sustainability Efforts

  20. December, 2017 , ,
Responsibility Update 2017 outlines Gore Fabrics’ latest efforts to continually improve its environmental and social impacts.    FELDKIRCHEN-WESTERHAM (December 20, 2017) – Efforts by W. L. Gore & Associates Fabrics Division to improve its environmental footprint and to promote socially responsible operations across the value chain are the focus of the Gore Fabrics Responsibility Update […] 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 brand […] read more »

As higher-intensity activities trend, Gore Fabrics leads with innovations in apparel, footwear performance

Gore unveils newest version of GORE-TEX Active fabric, along with a new paradigm in weather-protective running shoes, GORE Invisible Fit. ELKTON, MD (July 12, 2017) — As outdoor activities trend toward higher-energy, fitness focused pursuits done in shorter periods of time, W.L. Gore & Associates, the company that created the category of waterproof/breathable, continues to […] read more »

LCA journey continues: Gore offers solution dyed and recycled textiles

Solution dyeing, available in Fall/Winter 2017 from Gore, helps reduce water use, decrease carbon emissions. FELDKIRCHEN-WESTERHAM (June 12, 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 (Gore Fabrics […] 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 the idea that the […] read more »

Gore Fabrics Division Establishes Ambitious Environmental Goals for 2020

  06. February, 2017 ,
bluesign® approval for 85% of consumer garments laminate volume OEKO-TEX® certification for 100% of consumer garments products Elimination of PFCs of Environmental Concern from consumer laminate shipments that correspond to 85% of product units produced (jackets, shoes, gloves, accessories) Feldkirchen-Westerham (February 6, 2017) — Today, W. L. Gore & Associates (Gore) announced ambitious environmental and […] read more »