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Issue Features

  • A Funeral Director Serving Funeral Directors

    Inman Shipping Worldwide is blazing a trail in the funeral industry with an innovative approach to shipping human remains. This [...]

  • Technology in the Funeral Industry

    Funeral homes and directors have adjusted to changing business practices, but some have been slow to adapt to fast-changing marketing [...]

  • Clint Probst

    Funeral Business Advisor sat down with Clint Probst, funeral director and owner of Probst Family Funerals in Midway, Utah and [...]

  • McGuinness Funeral Homes

    After World War II, American veterans returned home. Among those veterans was McGuinness Funeral Homes founder, James McGuinness. Upon his [...]

Company Spotlights

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Pierce Mortuary Colleges

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Industry Alerts

Bogati Urn Company Debuts New Cremation Jewelry Displays

September 21st, 2018|Comments Off on Bogati Urn Company Debuts New Cremation Jewelry Displays

SARASOTA, FL – Customers asked, Bogati answered. After multiple funeral home and crematory customers expressed a need for a more professional way to present cremation jewelry to the families they serve, Bogati Urn Company now offers displays, individually and via [...]

Kelco Supply Company Will Be Part of the “World’s Greatest!…” Television Series on September 24, 2018

September 21st, 2018|Comments Off on Kelco Supply Company Will Be Part of the “World’s Greatest!…” Television Series on September 24, 2018

Big Lake, MN - Kelco Supply Company announced today that they have recently been selected to be part of the popular television series "World's Greatest!..." produced by How2Media of Boynton Beach, FL.   "World's Greatest!..." is a thirty minute show [...]

Everdays Connects Family, Friends & Community Around Milestone Life Events

September 21st, 2018|Comments Off on Everdays Connects Family, Friends & Community Around Milestone Life Events

App Keeps You Up-to-Date on Deaths in Your Life's Network So You Can Be There When It Matters Most Having already connected 1.5 million friends and family during times of loss, Everdays, a social platform that builds communities around milestone [...]

Foundation Partners Group Adds Legacy Funeral & Cremation Care

September 20th, 2018|Comments Off on Foundation Partners Group Adds Legacy Funeral & Cremation Care

Purchase Expands Company’s Reach to Southern California Market Orlando, FL – Foundation Partners Group, a leading provider of innovative funeral and cemetery experiences and products, has announced that it has acquired Legacy Funeral & Cremation Care in San Diego, CA.  [...]

Announcing Dr. Alan Wolfelt’s 2019 Training Schedule

September 20th, 2018|Comments Off on Announcing Dr. Alan Wolfelt’s 2019 Training Schedule

Fort Collins, CO - The Center for Loss and Life Transition provides quality bereavement care training for caregivers. Dr. Wolfelt’s seminars have evolved out of a demand for concise yet comprehensive information in the growing area of death education and [...]

Homesteaders Life Company Named Top Workplace for Fourth Year

September 17th, 2018|Comments Off on Homesteaders Life Company Named Top Workplace for Fourth Year

West Des Moines, Iowa — Homesteaders Life Company, a national leader in pre-need funeral funding, has been named a Top Iowa Workplace for 2018. The annual award recognizes companies that exhibit outstanding employee satisfaction and organizational health. This is the [...]

Speedy Fast Delivery, One Set Price

September 13th, 2018|Comments Off on Speedy Fast Delivery, One Set Price

New Memorials Direct is happy to announce select low-weight orders now have the ability to ship via a flat-rate, two-day shipping option! Orders with just a few jewelry items are eligible for this new option at a low cost of [...]

Before I Die New Mexico Festival Celebrates Life and Death

September 4th, 2018|Comments Off on Before I Die New Mexico Festival Celebrates Life and Death

Easily Learn the Truth about End-of-Life Issues Albuquerque, NM – Death almost always seems to be a surprise, and that’s why most people are woefully unprepared when it happens. The Before I Die New Mexico Festival, taking place Tuesday, October [...]

Bogati Urn Company Debuts New Product Catalog

August 31st, 2018|Comments Off on Bogati Urn Company Debuts New Product Catalog

SARASOTA, FL – Bogati Urn Company has released a new product catalog featuring a select variety of the company’s best-selling human urns and cremation accessories, as well as the newest items available in its 11,000 square feet of warehouse space. [...]

Weigel Presents Real Life Case Study at PLPA College

August 29th, 2018|Comments Off on Weigel Presents Real Life Case Study at PLPA College

Presentation on “Working with the Media” Includes Media Coverage of Event Indianapolis, IN:  Joe Weigel, principal at Weigel Strategic Marketing, recently delivered his “Media:  Friend or Foe” presentation at the 2018 PLPA College event in Cincinnati, OH.  As the close [...]

Rost Funeral Home Joins Foundation Partners Group Family

August 29th, 2018|Comments Off on Rost Funeral Home Joins Foundation Partners Group Family

Acquisition creates expanded footprint across Idaho’s Treasure Valley Orlando, FL – Foundation Partners Group, a leading provider of innovative burial, cremation and cemetery experiences and products, has announced that it has acquired Rost Funeral Home in Mountain Home, ID.  With [...]

Turn-key Tributes™ Offers John McCain Outreach Materials

August 29th, 2018|Comments Off on Turn-key Tributes™ Offers John McCain Outreach Materials

Successful Test with Billy Graham’s Passing Paves the Way for National Roll-out RALEIGH, NC – The Turn-key Tributes™ program consists of a custom package of finished display materials that provides your funeral home with a way for your community to [...]

Kim Price Elected to CANA Board

August 27th, 2018|Comments Off on Kim Price Elected to CANA Board

Memory Glass V.P. Joins As New Supplier Relations Liaison   Goleta, CA - Industry supplier companies have a new liaison with the Cremation Association of North America (CANA).  Kim Price, V.P. of Sales for Memory Glass, has been elected to the CANA [...]

Announcing Dr. Alan Wolfelt’s Fall 2018 to 2019 Speaking Schedule

August 20th, 2018|Comments Off on Announcing Dr. Alan Wolfelt’s Fall 2018 to 2019 Speaking Schedule

Fort Collins, CO - The Center for Loss and Life Transition has announced the locations of Dr. Alan Wolfelt's fall 2018 to 2019 educational workshops. The content of these workshops helps participants understand their own grief, how to companion others [...]

Foothills Planning Services Merges with The Kilpatrick Group

August 20th, 2018|Comments Off on Foothills Planning Services Merges with The Kilpatrick Group

Foothills Planning Services Merges with The Kilpatrick Group Combined organization will produce $50M+ in pre-need volume The Kilpatrick Group and Foothills Planning Services announced this week that their two pre-need marketing organizations will merge. The combined organization will have an [...]