Gore Acquires Its Japanese Operations Entirely

W.L. Gore & Associates is transferring its Japanese operations, Japan Gore-Tex Inc. (JGI), into a wholly owned subsidiary. Founded in 1974, JGI had been a joint venture between Gore and Junkosha, a local manufacturer of electronic products. Both parties were holding 50 percent of the stakes. Most recently, JGI had ...

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