Did you hear?... W.L. Gore grants Grangers International "tested and recommended" seal of approval

W.L. Gore has granted Grangers International the first worldwide "tested and recommended" seal of approval for shoe care and water repellency products.
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W.L. Gore has granted Grangers International the first worldwide "tested and recommended" seal of approval for shoe care and water repellency products, according to an announcement from Grangers yesterday. As Gore moves forward with its endorsement program, all products sold in the North American market will bear the "tested and recommended by Gore" seal, along with registered logo. Any products not carrying this design mark are not recommended and endorsed by W.L.Gore.

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