Department/ Name Address
GORE™ Medical OEM Products Worldwide, +1.928.864.2904 (U.S. office), Toll Free when calling from the United States, 877-GOREOEM (U.S. office)
GORE™ Medical Membranes Europe:+49/89/4612-0, USA: +1/928.864.2904
GORE™ Medical Tubing Composites & Extrusions USA: +1/928.864.2904
GORE™ Medical Ultrasound Imaging Europe : +49/9144/601-0
Number of employees > 5000
Sales volume > 500 Mio US $
Year of foundation 1958
Area of business Electrical and Electronic Components
Materials, Raw Materials
Moulding and Extrusion
About W. L. Gore & Associates
Founded in 1958 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 approach $2 billion, Gore is committed to perpetuating its nearly 50-year tradition of product innovation.
Main business areas
Gore focuses its efforts in four main areas: electronics, fabrics, industrial and medical products. The company’s electronic products division develops and manufactures high-performance copper and optical signal transmission products. Gore’s fabrics provide protection from the elements and enable wearers to remain comfortable across a broad range of activities and conditions. The products made by Gore’s industrial division meet diverse contamination control and processing challenges throughout industry. Implants from the medical division provide creative healing solutions to complex medical problems.
The company today has a manufacturing or sales presence in more than 80 countries, employs more than 7,000 associates and sells thousands of high-performance products in diverse markets around the world. Gore technology and manufacturing facilities are clustered in the U.S., Germany, Scotland, Japan and China.