A superior product backed by world-class partners

A wholesale shade structure company with 50,000 square feet of raw manufacturing prowess. Our designs and fabrication processes continue to make their mark in the registry of some of the most architecturally viable projects including Starbucks, Men’s Warehouse, Panera Bread, Kirkland’s as well as countless restaurants, office buildings, and mixed-use developments.

Our team takes care of everything, from an idea and concept development to realization. We believe in traditions and incorporate them within our innovations. All our projects incorporate a unique artistic image and functional solutions.  Our clients are the soul of the project. Our main goal is to illustrate his/hers values and individuality through design.


  • Commitment to utmost customer satisfaction
  • All-aluminum rust-free components
  • Leak-free products that come with the option of a high-quality powder coat finish after assembly
  • Touch-up paint included with every shipment
  • Designs engineered for the worst loads possible in the U.S.
  • Fully assembled shipping for fastest installation anywhere
  • Pre-designed models, with fabric integration available
  • Designs that can be customized, with special fabrications available
  • AutoCAD production sheets for approvals and end user reference
  • Site-specific engineered drawings available nationwide


Our 5 Key Core Values

We believe that if you can maintain these 5 key core values, everything else will just fall into place. We are a team of 6 lead craftsmen and guide more than 40 employees in not only making the highest quality products but offering the best customer service.

  1. Hire the best people.
  2. Provide the best service.
  3. Provide the best product.
  4. Maintain great relationships.
  5. Never settle. Not ever.

Our History

Datum Wholesale Shade Structures are fully welded for superior construction and shipped preassembled for fast and simple installation.  At Datum, we save you time and cost on projects of all types and sizes.

At Datum, you’re in business immediately with the No. 1 designer, manufacturer and wholesale supplier of commercial shade structures in the country.

Step up to the Datum Difference. One phone call and you’ll understand. One job and you’ll be sold!