Qico’s mission is to shift cremation practices from traditional fire to a sustainable water based process, which correlate to the climate change initiatives that are necessary for the future of most industries.
Typically, when a person’s heart stops beating, they’re pronounced dead. But don’t tell that to their genes, some of which only come to life two days after they’ve kicked the bucket.
Yesterday Matthews Aurora Funeral Solutions announced we will shift production of the legacy Aurora hardwood caskets from our plant in Piney Flats, TN to our plant in York, PA. The move will allow us to improve our product quality and to create an upgraded, integrated Matthews Aurora wood casket product line.
These are the leading causes of death in the United States in 2016 (through June 15th, 2016).
Foundation Partners Group (FPG), a leading provider of innovative funeral, cemetery and cremation experiences and products, has announced the acquisition of several premier locations in the Portland, OR area.
Social media has made it easy to share condolences after a death—but it hasn’t led to an online culture that’s more sensitive about loss.
The Funeral Commander and Ryan Thogmartin stormed the Texas Funeral Directors Association Convention in Corpus Christi, TX. The theme was Titanic but this show didn’t sink. Here is a quick peak at the voyager and an short interview with our LIVE show sponsor Wilbert Vaults of Houston.
What do people do when they can’t afford end-of-life care?
Like many service professions, funeral professionals face a similar challenge today. “Remaining relevant is a necessity, although you can also think of it as an opportunity,” says Sullivan. Not only do funeral professionals need to stay current, Sullivan argues, but they also need to be forward-looking.
Social Media success happens the same way as the maze – start at the end and visualize your way back to the beginning. It’s reverse engineering. When you can see where you’re going it’s easier to get there.