W.L.Gore & Associates, better known as the producers of GORE-TEX(r) and WINDSTOPPER(r) fabrics.
Bob Gore discovered the GORE-TEX(r) membrane in 1969, in 1976 the first waterproof and breathable garments were launched to the public, revolutionising the world of outdoor products.
40 years later and we are still inventing new products and introducing new technologies to the market.
14 October 2016
New products from the inventors of GORE-TEX(r) products
30 September 2016
GORE-TEX(r) is turning 40, and we are celebrating four decades of revolutionising the outdoor sports world, amongst others. That makes it a perfect time to talk to pioneer Dr. Heinrich Flik about yesterday, today and tomorrow.