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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 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 Again Named One of the 100 Best Companies to Work For®

  03. March, 2016 ,
Newark, Del. (March 3, 2016) — Every year since 1998: That’s how long W. L. Gore & Associates has appeared on the Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For® list, making the company one of a select few included in every edition of the rankings. Gore earned the No. 12 spot on the 2016 list, […] read more »

W. L. Gore & Associates Named on the 2015 Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For® List

  06. March, 2015
Newark, Delaware, Mar 06, 2015 – The 2015 Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For® list is now in its 18th year, and W. L. Gore & Associates is marking its 18th appearance among the select group. Gore ranks No. 17 on the 2015 list, announced today. Gore was selected among hundreds of companies vying for the 2015 […] read more »

Gore Fabrics reports on social and environmental themes in its “Responsibility Update 2014”

Feldkirchen-Westerham, 1. July 2014 – In its “Responsibility Update 2014”, W.L. Gore & Associates (Gore) provides information for the first time on the progress of its Fabrics division’s social and environmental programme in the financial year that came to a close on March 31, 2014. Gore reports that at the end of 2013, the Fabrics Division became one of the first manufacturers of functional fabrics to eliminate perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) from raw materials.For the first time, Gore also published Life Cycle Assessment data for a functional GORE-TEX jacket.The company plans to report annually on these themes in future. read more »