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Tuuci® Introduces the
Northstar Mast

Miami, FL – 01/19/2021

Tuuci, the Miami-based design manufacturer of shade structures including parasols, cabanas and pergolas, is thrilled to announce the launch of the Northstar Mast. Available on a wide range of Tuuci’s premium products and winner of the prestigious SFMA design award for “Best of Show”, the Northstar Mast is a state-of-the-art structural and aesthetic enhancement to parasol design, utilizing Tuuci’s patent-pending “channel and ridge” architecture.

The nautically-inspired Northstar Mast enhances any of the Ocean Master Max center post styles, providing an architectural element that takes innovative parasol technology to the next level. Reminiscent of the mixed materials from sailing yachts and today’s luxurious furniture designs, the Northstar Mast is a refined vision of timelessness with brilliant polished ridges peaking between arched channels finished in a choice of soothing wood tones or neutral powder coat hues.

“Ten years in the making, we are pleased to officially launch the Northstar Mast,” said Dougan Clarke, Founder and Chief Shade Architect of Tuuci. “Celebrating our company’s mission of form and function, the channel and ridge architecture of the Northstar Mast revolutionizes traditional shade technology once again, delivering a truly customized experience.”

The channel of the Northstar Mast is available in authentic teak, six Aluma-TEAK and 7 premium powder coat finishes to complement the design of every project. This cutting-edge mast design is available with any of Tuuci’s innovative and award-winning lift systems.

About Tuuci

For nearly a quarter century, Tuuci has revolutionized outdoor spaces with durable, innovative shade platforms featuring nautically inspired designs.

Founded by Dougan Clarke in 1997, The Ultimate Umbrella Company, Inc., (simply known as “Tuuci”), was born from seaside roots in Miami, Florida where Dougan began his career as a marine outfitter for high performance yachts.

With a keen eye on design and a passion for form and function, Dougan applied his craftsmanship to the shade industry to create Tuuci’s unique brand of marine grade, shade architecture. Today, Tuuci’s distinctive shade designs and furnishings may be experienced around the world and are sought by leading design professionals within the architectural and residential design community.

Tuuci’s primary manufacturing campus is in Miami, Florida and serves as the company’s global headquarters. The organization maintains two additional, wholly owned manufacturing centers in Northern Europe and Southeast Asia providing localized customer service including fully integrated internal sales teams and distribution support across each continent.

Tuuci’s sense of community is a cornerstone of the company’s foundation, providing charitable outreach across a host of environmental and humanitarian concerns. The company’s broad mission is to provide sustainable comfort and accessibility around the world.

Press Contact:
Marisa Jones Issa, Hello PR Group
+1 (323) 989-2925 Mobile

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