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COVID-19: Our Current Path Forward

Posted May 11, 2020

We are committed to doing what is right for our Associates and the customers and communities who rely on our products. Read a message from Gore’s Enterprise Leadership Team to learn more about our efforts.

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ViaCyte and Gore Enter Clinical Phase Agreement Based on Novel Membrane Technology for PEC-Encap Product Candidate

Posted August 5, 2020

Clinical evaluation of PEC-Encap has resumed using sentinels created with the novel membrane; preclinical and initial clinical data suggest the novel membrane can mitigate the foreign body host response.

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W. L. Gore & Associates Goes Virtual at IMS2020

August 4, 2020 - August 6, 2020

Due to the ongoing challenge of COVID-19, IMS2020 has been moved to virtual with live streaming. A key topic at the symposium is 5G connectivity, and Gore will present a portfolio of reliable microwave/RF test assemblies for 5G testing. We’ll describe how our cable assemblies provide durable, stable, and consistent performance to ensuring accurate and reliable testing results.

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Gore Products to Enable Mars 2020 Mission Communications

Posted July 30, 2020

W. L. Gore & Associates (Gore) today announced the company’s involvement in the Mars 2020 Mission scheduled for launch on July 30 from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida. This U.S. mission addresses high-priority scientific goals for exploration to help answer the questions of potential life on Mars.

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PolyVent Stainless Steel Brings Premium Performance and Durability to GORE® Protective Vents Screw-In Series

Posted July 13, 2020

PolyVent Stainless Steel brings premium performance and durability to GORE® Protective Vents Screw-In Series. Its premium-quality materials and construction durably withstand the worst hazards: from aggressive industrial chemicals and cleaners to corrosion-inducing salty offshore environments. For added safety, a flammability-resistant GORE™ membrane (UL 94 VTM-0) and O-ring (UL 94 V-0) complement the non-flammable stainless steel body.

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Confronting Racism: A Message from our CEO

Posted June 11, 2020

Bill and Vieve Gore founded our Enterprise to make a meaningful difference in the world. And we continually strive to build on this vision and foster an environment where all Associates — as well as our partners, customers and communities — can fully experience our promise of Together, improving life. Read a message from Gore's CEO about our commitment to confronting racism.

Featured Story

Water Resistance Stimulates Smartphone Purchase

Posted May 25, 2020

While smartphones OEMS introduce models with higher resolution cameras or faster processors, our data suggests consumers would buy more phones if the OEM added water resistance.

Event

Gore is Virtual at 2020 V-MDEX

May 20, 2020 - May 21, 2020

Due to the ongoing challenges of COVID-19, the Michigan Defense Exposition has been moved to a free virtual environment — now called V-MDEX.

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As smartphones become more powerful and more expensive, consumers are holding onto their phones longer.

Posted May 18, 2020

Most consumers (75%) believe smartphone manufacturers should make all their smartphones water resistant (strongly agree 38%, somewhat agree 37%)  The survey also found an emotional connection between the phone brand and water protection.

Alert

COVID-19: Our Current Path Forward

Posted May 11, 2020

We are committed to doing what is right for our Associates and the customers and communities who rely on our products. Read a message from Gore’s Enterprise Leadership Team to learn more about our efforts.

Featured Story

As smartphone usage increases, consumer attitudes are changing to demand more protection.

Posted May 11, 2020

Gore research shows that water incidents with smartphones is common (42% in the last year) and when incidents occur most consumers (81%) have a bad outcome (35% malfunction, 46% inoperable). This translates to 34% of households having a negative experience with their smartphones in the last year and 19% having to replace their smartphone. 

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Gore Advances Enterprise-Wide Sustainability Commitment and Announces Carbon Reduction Goal

Posted April 23, 2020

Gore announced plans to accelerate the application of its deep scientific knowledge and passion for innovation to address sustainability challenges.

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Gore Launches New Online Microwave/RF Assembly Builder

Posted April 21, 2020

W. L. Gore & Associates has launched its updated GORE® Microwave/RF Assembly Builder, a step-by-step tool that allows the user to configure and request a quote for an assembly with a variety of connector & cable options, assembly lengths, and frequencies.

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