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Wilbert’s New Simplifi™ Program Streamlines Outer Burial Container Presentations

May 22nd, 2019|Comments Off on Wilbert’s New Simplifi™ Program Streamlines Outer Burial Container Presentations

BROADVIEW, IL – Taking the confusion and complication out of the outer burial container (OBC) presentation to families is the goal of simpliFi™, a new program developed by Wilbert Funeral Services, Inc.  There is no cost to funeral professionals.  A [...]

Dr. Alan Wolfelt Creates New Training on Parental Bereavement

May 21st, 2019|Comments Off on Dr. Alan Wolfelt Creates New Training on Parental Bereavement

The Center for Loss and Life Transition announces two upcoming training sessions for caregivers on parental bereavement: May 4-7, 2020 in Fort Collins, Colo., and January 11-14, 2021 in Scottsdale, Ariz. Entitled “Companioning Bereaved Parents,” the four-day trainings, facilitated by [...]

Matthews Aurora™ Funeral Solutions Launches Stationery Personalization and Other Solution Center Enhancements

May 21st, 2019|Comments Off on Matthews Aurora™ Funeral Solutions Launches Stationery Personalization and Other Solution Center Enhancements

PITTSBURGH, PA – Matthews Aurora™ Funeral Solutions today announced the launch of a new stationery personalization feature and other enhancements to its online customer Solution Center, available exclusively to Matthews Aurora funeral home customers. The new stationery personalization feature is [...]

Sauder Offers APFSP – Approved Continuing Education

May 21st, 2019|Comments Off on Sauder Offers APFSP – Approved Continuing Education

ARCHBOLD, OH – Sauder Funeral Products is proud to announce a new continuing education program, “Providing Valuable Funeral Services” that has been approved by the Academy of Professional Funeral Service Practice (APFSP).  This informative program is available in partnership with [...]

Pierce Adds Body Lift™ to its Prep Room Product Line

May 20th, 2019|Comments Off on Pierce Adds Body Lift™ to its Prep Room Product Line

DALLAS, TX – Pierce has expanded its prep room equipment product line to include the Body Lift™ device, an innovative mechanism that allows one person to easily transfer bodies from one area in the prep room to another.  The Pierce [...]

Pat Patton Elected to the DIG Board of Directors

May 16th, 2019|Comments Off on Pat Patton Elected to the DIG Board of Directors

Directors Investment Group (DIG), Abilene, TX, is honored to welcome Minnesota funeral home owner, Pat Patton, to its board of directors. DIG is the parent company of Funeral Directors Life Insurance Company, headquartered in Abilene, TX. “We are excited to [...]

Passare® and Everdays® Launch Partnership To Offer Free Integration

May 16th, 2019|Comments Off on Passare® and Everdays® Launch Partnership To Offer Free Integration

Abilene, TX and Detroit, MI – Passare, Inc. and Everdays, Inc. bring together two innovative platforms in one seamless integration. With the push of a button, Passare clients can access the power of the Everdays Memorial Announcement to help their client [...]

New Memorials Direct Marketing Materials Are Now Printed In-House

May 13th, 2019|Comments Off on New Memorials Direct Marketing Materials Are Now Printed In-House

New Memorials Direct is excited to announce that all marketing materials are now printed in-house. Funeral home partners can now order customized printed materials including seasonal marketing images and trifolds. The first print is free for the seasonal imagery while [...]

A.M. Best Company Affirms Homesteaders Life Company’s Financial Strength Rating of A- (Excellent)

May 13th, 2019|Comments Off on A.M. Best Company Affirms Homesteaders Life Company’s Financial Strength Rating of A- (Excellent)

West Des Moines, Iowa — A.M. Best Company, a global rating agency focused on the insurance industry, has affirmed Homesteaders Life Company’s financial strength rating of A- (Excellent) with a stable outlook. “Homesteaders makes promises to our policy holders every [...]

Charlotte Memorial Joins Foundation Partners Group

May 13th, 2019|Comments Off on Charlotte Memorial Joins Foundation Partners Group

Orlando, FL - Foundation Partners Group, a leading provider of innovative funeral and cemetery experiences and products, has announced the acquisition of Charlotte Memorial Funeral Home, Cemetery, and Crematory in Punta Gorda, FL. The acquisition expands Foundation Partners’ presence in [...]

Rannko Online Reputation Announces New Upgrades to Platform

May 7th, 2019|Comments Off on Rannko Online Reputation Announces New Upgrades to Platform

Updates Make Managing Funeral Home’s Online Reputation More Effective and Efficient Tampa, FL –Rannko Online Reputation Management (www.rannko.com), the most affordable digital reputation management software suite that helps local businesses like funeral homes control their online presence, has announced the [...]

Funeral Directors Life Names Amanda Buch Market Center Manager

May 3rd, 2019|Comments Off on Funeral Directors Life Names Amanda Buch Market Center Manager

Abilene, TX -- Funeral Directors Life is proud to announce the addition of Amanda Buch as Market Center Manager for Wisconsin.   “We are very pleased to welcome Amanda to our management team at Funeral Directors Life,” said Kris Seale, [...]

Funeral Service Foundation Announces Scholarships to the 2019 NFDA International Convention & Expo

April 30th, 2019|Comments Off on Funeral Service Foundation Announces Scholarships to the 2019 NFDA International Convention & Expo

Brookfield, Wis. - The Funeral Service Foundation is expanding its Foundation ’45 Awards to include up to 10 scholarships for licensed funeral directors to attend the 2019 NFDA International Convention & Expo in Chicago, October 27-30, 2019. Scholarships cover registration [...]

Passare® Releases New Case Type for Trade Cases

April 26th, 2019|Comments Off on Passare® Releases New Case Type for Trade Cases

Abilene, TX - Passare, Inc. is excited to announce the release of trade cases, a new type of case that will allow customers to track trade work including trade embalming, removals, and cremations. “These case types are designed for funeral [...]

Life Celebration, Inc Introduces a Cutting-Edge Line of Shaped and Enhanced Products Called the Shape-It Series

April 25th, 2019|Comments Off on Life Celebration, Inc Introduces a Cutting-Edge Line of Shaped and Enhanced Products Called the Shape-It Series

North Wales, PA- Life Celebration, Inc Introduces a Cutting-edge Line of Shaped and Enhanced Products called the Shape-It Series with the investment and installation of a LasX Laser Cutter. Life Celebration, Inc has launched a new line of products adding [...]