It all started with a love for rain. Totes was born in 1924 in a small Ohio town and founded on two core principles: Midwest roots and a genuine love for the rain. Totes spent decades creating products so others could enjoy it too. Year after year we found new ways to stay outside more comfortable. One of the most dependable names in umbrella manufacturing, Totes brings you over 50 years of expertise and innovation. Totes pioneered the world's first foldable umbrella, to hold true to our passion - keeping you outside in any weather. From micro to golf sticks, totes has you covered, no matter the weather.