Thursday, January 21, 2021

‘Funeral Cribs’ Series Spotlights Firms With Modern Twist

The series, published on both Facebook and YouTube, highlights funeral homes across the country whose owners take interesting or innovative approaches to their businesses.

‘OK Boomer’ – What Funeral Directors Can Learn from This Viral Meme

Relative to the funeral business, what should we take from “OK Boomer”? What does it mean for the funeral industry as the largest generation in the history of the world enters their prime death years?

Halcyon Deathcare Management Solutions Announces Halcyon Basic

Funeral homes now have an even more affordable option for using Halcyon to manage the essential components of their business with the recently-announced Halcyon Basic.

Crown Memorial Centers Join Foundation Partners Group

Foundation Partners Group, a leading provider of innovative funeral and cemetery experiences and products, today announced the acquisition of Cascade Funeral Directors Inc., an Oregon-based deathcare business with eight locations throughout the Portland and Salem metropolitan areas.

SICH Casket Adds Six Distributors in 2019

SICH Casket, a leading provider of burial and cremation caskets to funeral homes throughout North America, announced that the company brought aboard six new distributors during calendar year 2019.
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Staying Ahead of the Curve: Interview with Funeral Leader Byron Calhoun

Byron Calhoun’s family has been in the funeral industry for over 65 years, and he knew it was his responsibility — and calling — to continue the family business.

How to Capitalize on the Cremation Spike

By Leader Editor Kara Apel Seeing a spike in cremation within your market? You’re not alone. According...

Study Says Millennials May Die Earlier Than Their Counterparts

By Leader Contributor Emma Horton Millennials, the nickname for the generation of individuals born between 1981 and 1996, have been...

Meet The Leader at NFDA

All of our industry’s leaders will be attending the National Funeral Directors Association International Convention & Expo in Chicago next week.

Riverside Funeral Home Joins Foundation Partners Group First Foundation Partners Location in New Mexico

Foundation Partners Group, a leading provider of innovative funeral and cemetery experiences and products, today announced the acquisition of Riverside Funeral Home with three locations in Albuquerque, Los Lunas and Santa Fe, New Mexico.