OUR IN HOUSE PRODUCTION TEAM CAN MAKE THE SEEMINGLY IMPOSSIBLE A REALITY
Our production lead times are days not weeks, we are renowned for our on-time delivery record of high quality products.
As a strictly trade only supplier our nationwide network of distributors are able to demonstrate our comprehensive product collection of umbrellas to match most budget, style or quality requirements.
- Our in house production team can make the seemingly impossible a reality.
- Bespoke made umbrellas – Design and print any UK umbrella to your clients specifications with NO MINIMUM ORDER quantity.
- We hold huge stocks of frames that cover budget priced to fully storm proof styles. Spectrum™, Fibrestorm, StormSport UK, ProSport Deluxe and more.
- We can offer a choice of frame colours and a superb selection of handle styles and colours in many cases at no extra cost.
- We can offer a choice of over 50 standard stock panel colours to use in any combination to create a truly bespoke canopy or alternatively Pantone™ match your panels to any colour of the spectrum.
- We produce state of the art, high resolution, dye sublimation printed umbrellas in house for limitless colour and design coverage.
- We can now create bespoke Vented, Square & Double Canopies here in the UK using any of our stock panel colours and add them to any of our stormproof frames.
- We distribute a wide selection of umbrellas including pre made styles for decorating with corporate or advertising branding. This includes our best sellers, the Budget Golf, Supervent, Supermini and a selection on traditional walking styles, along the Totes and Fulton Brands.
We can offer a choice of over 50 standard stock materials to sew into a truly bespoke standard canopy to screen print in house. We produce state of the art, hi-res, sublimation printed umbrella in house for limitless colour and design coverage.
This includes our best sellers, the Budget Golf, SuperVent & the SuperMini and a selection of traditional walking styles, along with the stunning, retail quality FARE umbrellas
Founded on April Fools Day in the year two thousand (yes, we think it’s ironic too!)
The Umbrella Company was founded by Shawn Hassack, formerly a director and share holder of Creative Contracts, to specialise in the supply of umbrellas to the promotional distributer. Never going direct to an end user.
Awarded 2nd Place in the Supplier of the Year from 4imprint.
The Umbrella Company were happy to runner up in the Supplier of the Year at the 4imprint awards for 2002.
Awarded Gold Supplier of the Year from the PAGE catalogue group.
The Umbrella Company were pleased to be named Gold Supplier of the Year by PAGE Catalogue Group members in recofnition of a continous high standard of product, backed by an excellent attention to order detail and meeting of delivery schedules.
Awarded Supplier of the Year from the PAGE catalogue group.
The Umbrella Company were honoured to be again be named Supplier of the Year by PAGE Catalogue Group members in recognition of a continous high standard of product, backed by an excellent attention to order detail and meeting of delivery schedules.
Awarded Best Large Supplier of the Year from Promota
The Umbrella Company were privelaged to be named Best Large Supplier for 2005 by Promota.
Awarded Practical Product of the Year from Promota.
The Umbrella Company chosen as the Practical Product of the Year for 2006 by Promota.
Moved into new, all encompasing premises to incorporate all deparments under one roof.
Whilst the move was only small in distance (just over the car park) the logistics involved were still massive but we successfully moved into our new building allowing us room to grow and flourish with a new level of control previously unseen at the company.
Recognised as a “Made in Sheffield” manufacturer and awarded the distinction of being able to display the Made in Sheffield mark on our products
Made In Sheffield is one of the World’s great brands, made famous internationally as a mark of origin and quality on the City’s manufactured products.
Today, Sheffield is a successful 21st century City of Makers, boasting world-class companies in sectors as diverse as advanced manufacturing, materials technology, the creative and digital industries, food, biomedical / healthcare technology and the creative & digital industries. Sheffield’s companies now have the opportunity to declare their proud manufacturing credentials through the use of the Made In Sheffield Mark, a symbol of the City region’s ongoing commitment to quality and excellence.
Introduces new logo and brand identity
Awarded the Advantage Group Supplier of the Year commend award for 2012-13.
The Umbrella Company were delighted to receive a Commend Award from The Advantage Group at their 2013 annual awards dinner.
Awarded a place amongst the Top25 Specialist Suppliers in 2013 from Sourcing City.
The Umbrella Company were proud to be held in such high esteem from the members of Sourcing City and to be amongst such great company as part of the top 25 Specialist Suppliers of the Year.
Awarded Supplier of the Year at the Sourcing City awards ceremony.
As voted by the users of Sourcing City, this award was a very welcome surprise and is great recognition for all the staff at the company and the hard work they put in over the year. We have redoubled our efforts for 2017 in an attempt to surpass expectations as a thank you to everyone who voted for us.
Awarded Quickest Response Team for 2016 at the Fluid Branding awards ceremony
The company has a new ownership structure for the first time in its history as a management buyout is completed
Awarded the Advantage Group Supplier of the Year commend award for 2016-17.
The Umbrella Company were delighted to receive a Commend Award from The Advantage Group at their 2017 annual awards dinner.
Find your perfect product
Featuring the largest canopy sizes for an umbrella, designed for maximum protection from the elements.
Featuring slightly smaller canopies than a golf size umbrella but with all of the strength, designed for daily use where space might be more limited.
Featuring a collapsible frame that slides inside itself so is compact and lightweight, designed for easy storage when not in use compared to a full size umbrella.
Featuring retail quality umbrellas from one of the largest umbrella brands in europe but with competitive trade pricing.
Featuring low cost but high quality umbrellas from our guest suppliers in europe, including the brands Falcone & Falconetti.
Featuring umbrellas that are made from recycled and/or highly sustainable sources, ideal for your environmentally conscious customers.
Featuring umbrellas with super clear PVC canopies that allow you to see all around while in use, a firm favourite of Her Majesty the Queen so come with the royal seal of approval.
Featuring a comprehensive selection of parasols with various canopy sizes and heights, ideal for either the garden, outdoor events or pub beer garden.