• flag [flag]
    (plural flags)


    1. cloth flown as emblem:

    a piece of cloth, often rectangular and flown from a pole, carrying a distinctive design and used as an emblem or for signaling

    2. decoration:

    a small ornament, emblem, or pin showing the colors and  design of a flag

    3. identity symbolized by flag:

    a national or group identity symbolized by a flag

    4. marking device:

    a marking device, e.g. a tab, that is attached to something to make it easier to identify or more conspicuous

    5. computer program marker:

    an indicator generated by a computer program to denote a condition such as an error

    6. marker showing a taxi for hire:

    formerly, a small marker on a taximeter, raised to show a taxi's availability for hire

    7. penalty marker:

    a colored cloth thrown to the ground by a football official to indicate illegal play 


    Specializing in applique international race code & signal flags; custom flags; nautical flags, golf flags and more.

    When North Sails purchased Northeast Flags in 2004, our goal was to develop a uniquely effective and efficient flag company providing high-quality products to yacht clubs, businesses, municipalities, golf courses, and schools.

    North Flags is a subsidiary of North Sails, the worldwide leader in sailmaking. North Sails owns and operates manufacturing and sales facilities in 27 countries around the world. As a producer of its own premium high-performance products, North Flags is the first company in the world to own and control every single aspect of its design, materials development, manufacturing and sales.

    The benefit to you is a unique combination of state-of-the-art technology, superior craftsmanship, unmatched choice and unmatched value. We are also keenly aware that all of the above is not enough if we don’t deliver superior service to our customers. You have our promise that everyone at North Flags is committed to delivering worldclass service to match our world-class technology and products.

    What Makes North Flags Better?

    Superior materials, superior craftsmanship
    North produces its own flags using industry leading standards for weave integrity and long-term resistance to flex and UV damage. We offer 200 or 400 denier fabrics to suit your use and application.

    State-of-the-art production
    All North flags are appliquéd or embroidered and assembled on-site by experienced sailmakers who know that quality counts.

    Unmatched value
    North Flags is the only flag producer in the world that owns its entire manufacturing and distribution chain... no middlemen, no unnecessary markups!

    Service, service, service.
    Our parent company, North Sails, was founded on superior performance AND superior service. We follow the same formula for success!