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Famed Alpinist Tours Gore Facility

Extreme alpinist Stefan Glowacz and Bernhard Kiehl, sustainability leader at Gore Fabrics, recently visited the GORE-TEX laminates manufacturing facility of W. L. Gore & Associates GmbH in Putzbrunn, Germany,to tour the manufacturing plant and share their thoughts about environmental influences and sustainability. read more »

GORE completes elimination of PFOA from raw material of its functional fabrics

Feldkirchen-Westerham, 8 January 2014 – GORE successfully completed by the end of the year 2013 a project specifically set up to eliminate perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) from all raw materials used in the manufacture of its weatherproof functional fabrics. read more »

Gore to launch new business portal for customers and retailers at ISPO 2014

  17. December, 2013 , , ,
Intuitive, user friendly and service oriented: W.L. Gore & Associates (Gore) is to offer its retailers, customers and consumer oriented fabrics (COF) partners a new online platform. The new business portal is to be officially launched at ISPO 2014. It provides useful information and services related to the GORE-TEX and WINDSTOPPER® brands in ten different languages. read more »

OutDoor 2013: five awards for Gore brand partners

  14. August, 2013 , ,
At OutDoor this year five of the trade fair’s prestigious awards went to brand partners of W.L. Gore & Associates, namely La Sportiva, Salewa, Viking, Mammut and Adidas. read more »

Life Cycle Assessment identifies “durability” as key influencing factor in reducing the environmental impact of functional outerwear

Feldkirchen-Westerham, 12 July 2013 – W.L. Gore & Associates’ Fabrics Division announces the latest findings of its Life Cycle Assessment (LCA). LCA is the global standard for assessing the total environmental impact of a finished product and takes into account all aspects of a product’s ecological footprint including resource and energy consumption, emissions to air, water and land as well as health and ecosystems. LCA is widely used in industry, by governments and NGOs. read more »

Be it Bordeaux or Porto, the perfect accessory for every trip

  13. May, 2013 ,
For the all-round traveller, GORE-TEX shoes with SURROUND™ product technology guarantee maximum breathability and durable waterproofness for 360° climate comfort wherever your destination. read more »

Be light on your feet throughout the summer with ara’s new women’s styles featuring 360° climate comfort

  13. May, 2013 ,
Sporty but elegant. Casual yet stylish, ara’s new Spring/Summer 2013 styles for women combine all of these qualities. Designed with SURROUND™ product technology, these GORE-TEX shoes not only look good on your feet but also feel good. read more »

Welcome to the foot comfort zone

  13. May, 2013 ,
“Relax” should be our mantra every day; and because your feet probably deserve it the most, the GORE-TEX brand and its partners have designed shoes to give you the feel-good factor. read more »

Breeze into spring and summer with quality, stylish shoes for every man

  13. May, 2013 ,
Be it for business or leisure, the new Spring/Summer styles for men from Clarks and Fretz Men are masculine, yet light. Minimalist cuts combined with innovative elements and breathable materials make GORE-TEX shoes much more than a fashion statement. read more »

Give your feet a (trade) fair performance

  13. May, 2013 ,
GORE-TEX shoes with SURROUND™ product technology guarantee dry, comfortable feet and a stylish business look. read more »