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Gore har erkänts som en av världens bästa multinationella arbetsplatser av Great Place to Work® – Företaget får plats 3

  19. October, 2015 ,
Göteborg – 13 oktober 2015 – – Företaget W. L. Gore & Associates som är känt för sin innovativa kultur och innovativa produkter rankas som ett av världens bästa företag att arbeta för. Gore får plats 3 på Great Place to Work® Institutes lista över bästa multinationella arbetsplatser som presenterades idag. Det som ligger till grund […] läs mer »

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

  01. July, 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. läs mer »

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. läs mer »

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

  10. January, 2014 , , ,
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. läs mer »

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 […] läs mer »

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. läs mer »

‘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’. läs mer »

Verona Office Again Among Italy’s Best

  09. January, 2012
The tradition continues! For the tenth time, Gore has ranked among the 35 Best Workplaces in Italy. The list, which was announced December 12, places Gore at Number 5 on the list of the best small and medium-sized workplaces in the country. Gore employs 93 associates in a sales office in Verona. läs mer »

The Great Place to Work: Gore Ranks Among Best in Italy

  25. January, 2011
Gore’s latest ranking was no. 4. The rank order is based on an assessment of company practices as well as associate responses to a survey measuring trust in the organization. Associates in Verona attribute Gore’s high placement on the list to strong responses to such questions as “I am proud to work here” (96 percent positive) and “People are happy to come to work” (97 percent positive). läs mer »

Company Profile W.L. Gore & Associates

  28. June, 2010
W. L. Gore & Associates has made its name by creating innovative, technology-driven solutions, from medical devices that treat aneurysms to high-performance GORE-TEX fabrics. A privately held company whose annual sales exceed $2,5 billion, Gore is committed to perpetuating its more than 50-year tradition of product innovation. läs mer »