Latest W. L. Gore & Associates Stories

2014-01-16 12:28:47

Company has appeared in every listing of the "100 Best Companies to Work For" NEWARK, Del., Jan. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A non-hierarchical, team-based workplace might sound foreign to many, but at W. L. Gore & Associates, this type of unconventional culture has driven innovation and business success for 56 years. It has also earned Gore recognition on the "FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to Work For®" list for 17 consecutive years, including the No. 22 spot on the 2014 list,...

2009-05-21 17:41:00

GORE(TM) TENARA(R) Architectural Fabric Featured in New Centre Court Roof NEWARK, Del., May 21 /PRNewswire/ -- This summer, W. L. Gore & Associates, Inc., the company best known for its waterproof and breathable outerwear fabric, will encourage people to take off their GORE-TEX(R) jackets at one of the world's biggest sporting events --Wimbledon. The company announced this week that the new retractable roof over Centre Court is made of GORE(TM) TENARA(R) Architectural Fabric, a product...

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