Thursday, May 23, 2024

FTC Seeks to Improve the American Public’s Access to Funeral Service Prices Online

The Federal Trade Commission is exploring possible steps to strengthen and modernize the Funeral Rule, which requires funeral providers to give in-person visitors price information to make informed decisions.

Foundation Partners Group Promotes Kent Robertson to Chief Executive Officer

Foundation Partners Group, a leader in innovative funeral and cremation services, announced that effective January 31, 2022 company President & Chief Operating Officer Kent Robertson has been promoted to president and chief executive officer.

Selected Releases 2023 Events Calendar

Selected Independent Funeral Homes would like to announce its 2023 calendar list of upcoming events which includes Job Fairs, meetings, Group Roundtables, and others.

Funeral Industry Practices Rule Under Review: CANA Comments During FTC Meeting

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) unanimously voted to retain the Funeral Industry Practices Rule and issue an Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking during a virtual open meeting on Thursday, October 20, 2022.

Selected’s 2023 NextGen Seminar Offers Education and Connections

Selected Independent Funeral Homes is excited to travel to Grand Cayman for the 2023 NextGen Seminar Jan. 29-Feb. 2 after a three-year delay due to the pandemic.

Hillenbrand Selling Batesville to Private Equity Firm

Hillenbrand, Inc. (NYSE: HI) announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its Batesville business segment to an affiliate of private equity firm, LongRange Capital, for $761.5 million.

Foundation Partners Group Accelerates Partnership Growth by 50%, Projects Record 2022

Foundation Partners, the national cremation leader, now operates over 230 locations in 21 states and serves more than 125,000 families annually. Appoints Alan Press as CEO, Inc. is pleased to announce the appointment of Alan Press as its new CEO.

Terrybear Named to Inc. 5000 List of Fastest-Growing Companies

Terrybear Urns & Memorials has been named to Inc. 5000’s 2022 list of the top 5,000 fastest-growing private companies in the U.S.