Virtual Funerals and Online Memorials: How funeral homes continue to adapt to the digital revolution

Today, we are seeing more and more funeral homes adapting to the digital revolution and adopting alternative approaches such as live streaming funeral services or offering the option of arranging a funeral or cremation entirely online. The Covid-19 pandemic has highlighted how much more important these offerings are as travel was significantly restricted, and people … Read more

Guide to buying a casket or coffin

The business of caskets in Canada may be a ‘dying’ or declining business in the funeral sector. The Canadian cremation rate is now just over 73%, and although some families still opt to have a traditional funeral service prior to cremation, others are opting for a simple direct cremation with no service. How much does … Read more

Ordering Funeral Flowers in Canada

Sending flowers to a funeral, or sending sympathy flowers to the bereaved, is a perfect way to convey compassion and condolences.  Beautiful blooms, elegant bouquets, and decorative wreaths at a funeral do so much to bring comfort at a time of loss. What is the difference between Funeral Flowers and Sympathy Flowers? Sympathy Flowers Sympathy … Read more