Aurora Sponsors Cremation Strategies Conference
Funeral Service Event Focused on Improving Education and Operations
November 6, 2012 – AURORA, Indiana – With more than one million annual cremations now taking place in North America, funeral service professionals are seeking new ways to align their offerings to the changing preferences of funeral consumers. Aurora Casket Company, the largest privately-owned supplier in funeral service, will be presenting new ideas for funeral professionals at this week’s Cremation Strategies Conference, presented by Kates-Boylston.
“The rise in cremation has created new opportunities for funeral professionals to serve families,” said Lacy Robinson, senior professional development trainer at Aurora. “Our goal is to provide resources and tools that help funeral directors educate families about the choices that families have when their preference is cremation.”
Aurora’s Journey Cremation System helps hundreds of funeral homes better inform families about the variety of choices available for cremation. The system includes free customized arrangement guides in print or tablet presentation format. Additionally, Aurora conducts training for hundreds of funeral professionals on how to help cremation families create an appropriate and meaningful goodbye.
The second annual Cremation Strategies Conference takes place on November 7 in Charleston, South Carolina. The program is designed to help funeral practitioners create a strategic plan to improve family satisfaction and capitalize on this trend.
Aurora Casket is the largest privately-owned funeral service supplier in America. Founded in 1890, the company operates five manufacturing facilities in the U.S. and Canada, and provides a full range of burial, cremation, memorial and technology products to funeral home clients. For more information, visit www.auroraadvantage.com.
Latest posts by CDFuneralNews (see all)
- ASD’s Suicide Telephone Operator Patch (S.T.O.P) System Recognized With 2017 NFDA Innovation Award - November 15, 2017
- Passare Releases Advanced Preneed Integration with Funeral Directors Life - November 15, 2017
- Marching Forward, Making Sales at the 2018 ICCFA Wide World of Sales Conference - November 15, 2017
You may be interested
4 Products Beating the Funeral Merchandise Quality EpidemicJustin Crowe - November 15, 2017
Since entering the funeral industry, I have felt a taboo around talking about the topic of quality in relation to…
ASD’s Suicide Telephone Operator Patch (S.T.O.P) System Recognized With 2017 NFDA Innovation AwardCDFuneralNews - November 15, 2017
Boston, MA—On Monday, October 29, ASD – Answering Service for Directors was named the winner of the National Funeral Directors…
Passare Releases Advanced Preneed Integration with Funeral Directors LifeCDFuneralNews - November 15, 2017
Passare, Inc. recently released an advanced integration with Funeral Directors Life Insurance Company, offering the funeral industry’s only integration between…