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Gore Tops “Best Companies” List for Tenth Year

  12. March, 2013 , ,
  Livingston, SCOTLAND, 5th March2013 W. L. Gore & Associates (UK) Ltd, which employs approximately 500 people at its UK plants in Livingston and Dundee, has been named the best company to work for in Scotland for the tenth year in a row. Achieving overall tenth position on the UK Top 100 list published in […] read more »

The new GORE-TEX Pro membrane technology

  01. February, 2013 , , ,
Innovative technologies for maximum protection and better comfort: W.L. Gore & Associates (Gore) extends its successful GORE-TEX product range to include a new generation of GORE-TEX Pro products. Engineered for professional mountaineers and ambitious outdoor and freeride enthusiasts, these products offer improved ruggedness and significantly increased breathability, thus adding an entirely new dimension to professional hard shell clothing. This is thanks to a revolutionary, patent-pending membrane technology. read more »

For extreme conditions – Gore presents a new, more rugged and significantly more breathable generation of GORE-TEX Pro products

  01. February, 2013 , , ,
W.L. Gore & Associates (Gore) continues to push the boundaries of innovation and presents a completely new generation of GORE-TEX Pro products for autumn/winter 2013/2014: durably waterproof, windproof and breathable 3-layer laminates that offer improved ruggedness and increased breathability compared to the previous product generation. For professional mountaineers and the over 20 million serious outdoor and freeride enthusiasts worldwide this means better comfort paired with perfect protection in extreme weather conditions. read more »

Gore launches pilot e-learning scheme in the UK

  10. December, 2012 , ,
W.L. Gore & Associates is rolling out an online training tool to equip retailers with the knowledge base required to increase sell through of products made using Gore’s market leading technologies. read more »

‘2012 Best Workplaces in Germany’: Gore ranks in top 3 among mid-sized companies and wins special prize for its ‘Demography Conscious HR Management’

  09. March, 2012
W. L. Gore & Associates GmbH celebrated a notable success at the ‘2012 Best Workplaces in Germany’ competition. The German subsidiary of the American technology-driven company was honoured twice for its special qualities and attractiveness as an employer: it was ranked 3rd in the medium-sized companies category (501 – 2,000 employees) and was awarded a special prize for its ‘Demography Conscious HR Management’. read more »

Strong Innovations: Two GORE-TEX Pro Products receive ISPO Award 2012

  27. January, 2012 ,
The ISPO AWARD is known as ‘THE’ seal of quality in the sports industry. This year, two jackets with GORE-TEX laminates will receive the essential distinction for their innovation, design and performance criteria: Arc’teryx Alpha SV Jacket has succeeded in the category “Outdoor Apparel”; Haglöfs Vassi Jacket has been favoured by the judges in the category “Action Apparel”. read more »

A responsible approach to environmentally sound products: bluesign® approved fabrics from Gore

  23. January, 2012 ,
ISPO 2012 News: For AW’12 Gore offers GORE-TEX laminates with a “bluesign® approved fabric” certification. read more »

GORE-TEX Pro and GORE-TEX Active products – individual laminates for specific activities presented at ISPO 2012

  23. January, 2012 , ,
Are you into mountaineering? Mountain biking? Trail running? Free riding? Ice climbing? Whichever is the favourite sport, W. L. Gore & Associates offers now more clarity to customers, retailers and ultimately to consumers: Garments engineered with GORE-TEX product technology offer a unique solution for specific activities with different intensity levels and environmental conditions, to individually fit consumers needs. read more »

ISPO 2012 News: Stretch the fun to the extreme: The new all way elastics GORE-TEX products

  23. January, 2012 , ,
Elasticity is a key feature for improved comfort and matches the common requirements of modern life: Being flexible is characteristic for individual sports. With all way elastics GORE-TEX products, W. L. Gore & Associates meets those demands perfectly. read more »

Watch out for the behind-the-scenes of “THE PROMISE”

  09. January, 2012 , ,
In the online video series “The Promise”, the product testers Gordon & Ted are on a mission to proof the waterproofness, windproofness and breathability of GORE-TEX products. This making-of video shows some fun and behind-the-scenes material. read more »