Garments

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 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 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 »

Gore Fabrics Intends to include New Consumer Product Offerings with non-PFC-based DWR in A/W 2018 Retail Collection

Feldkirchen-Westerham  (July 5, 2016 ) – W. L. Gore & Associates (Gore), announced today its intent to complement its current consumer garments product portfolio by including products with non-PFC-based DWR (Durable Water Repellency) technologies. These new products are targeted for availability at retail in the A/W 2018 season. Gore´s decision to offer products with a […] read more »

Gore introduces revolutionary GORE-TEX Active products with a new permanent beading surface

  19. November, 2015 , , ,
Elkton, MD, November 19th 2015: W.L. Gore & Associates (Gore) launches a revolutionary product for high-aerobic end uses: new GORE-TEX Active products with a permanent beading surface.  The new material is a radically new concept that delivers multiple benefits that Gore has never addressed in this manner before. The material’s permanent water beading surface eliminates […] read more »

Head up the mountain under your own steam: ski touring, a new trend in sport. The GORE-TEX brand provides tips on how to choose gear and what you should know about avalanches

  12. February, 2014 , , , ,
Escape the crowds. Enjoy a ski experience away from the lifts and mayhem of the ski resorts. Get to where no one else has been. Enjoy breathtaking winter views at the top of a mountain and then float effortlessly through unspoiled powder back down to the valley. That’s one aspect of ski touring. The other is that it is hard work in a cold mountain environment where there are significant risks of avalanches. If you are thinking of taking up ski touring, here are some tips and suggestions on how to choose your gear and garments and what you should know about avalanche safety. read more »

Ziener, Dakine and Black Diamond partner with Gore for their outdoor apparel ranges

  21. January, 2014 ,
W.L. Gore & Associates GmbH (Gore) announces three new additions to its customer portfolio: Ziener, Dakine and Black Diamond. These three prestigious outdoor apparel manufacturers will further diversify the GORE-TEX and WINDSTOPPER® offerings in the ski and outdoor markets. read more »

No health risk for users of GORE-TEX Products

  12. December, 2013
In its latest report, Greenpeace mentions “potential air pollution in rooms for consumers”. An assumption that this poses a risk for consumers or the environment has not been supported by scientific data. 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 »