Tuesday, February 7, 2023

CANA’s 2022 Symposium Puts Your Story Center Stage

It is a truth universally acknowledged that the funeral profession works better together.

Excess Death and the Future of Deathcare

The results from extensive research on contemporary death rates pre-COVID, the impact of the pandemic, and what this means for the future of deathcare may surprise you.

Green Burial Council Certifies Artisan Vista Product Line

Starmark’s Basic Cremation Container Line Receives Environmental Recognition PRESS RELEASE RICHMOND, IN — Starmark, a...

Improve Your Business by Improving Your Service

The greatest challenge facing funeral homes today is learning how to make profitable cremation arrangements.

Consumer Attitudes Toward Online Deathcare Are Changing

The past two years have seen a transformation in the way consumers talk about death and deathcare services, particularly online.

CANA’s Cremation Symposium Returns

For many people, CANA’s 2020 Cremation Symposium would be the final in-person industry conference they attended for months.

How Perceived Value and Cremation Terminology Can Change Your Business

We are beginning to see a much-needed shift in the way our profession thinks about, talks about, and sells cremation services to families.

The Art of Maintaining Discipline in All Aspects of Your Firm

Plans look great on paper because they reflect what we know we should do. Execution can be difficult because “working the plan” demands discipline; sometimes the plan requires us to be leaders, and leading can be hard.

CANA Hosted Innovators in Seattle for 103rd Convention

Inspired by the enthusiasm of its members, the Cremation Association of North America decided to host the 103rd Annual Cremation Innovation Convention in-person this August 11-13, 2021 in Seattle, Washington.

Turning to Tradition: More than a Quarter of Americans Embrace Religion in Post-COVID Funeral...

The COVID-19 pandemic is expected to increase the average number of deaths in the United States by 494,000 in 2020 and 445,000 in 2021, according to the 2021 Cremation and Burial Report, released by the National Funeral Directors Association (NFDA).