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The Café News Page, compiled by the ICCFA's Rick Platter, is your comprehensive daily update of the latest news about the cemetery, cremation and funeral service business.
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Industry News 6.29.2015

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Serve Everyone. Learn How at ICCFA University! 
Globalization is making the world a much smaller place to live in. Are you sure that you know how to serve families of all nationalities and religious backgrounds in your community? Learn how at www.iccfa.com/university.

Ready to take plinge (U.S.)

The benefits of prearranging your funeral (U.S.)

New Texas law addresses death toll of unidentified border crossers (U.S.)

Together forever: People and their pets (U.S.)

Company Shares of Service Corporation International Drops by -0.44% (U.S.)

 

 

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Industry News 6.26.2015

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College of International Studies Debuts at ICCFA University 
Learn about the funeral customs of all major religions and population groups from around the world in the
College of International Studies at this year's session of ICCFA University, July 17-22 at the University of Memphis. Learn more at www.iccfa.com/university.

Access Holdings Completes Purchase of Foundation Partners Group (U.S.)

How to Claim Your Business on Google & Why it is a Must for Your Online Reputation! (U.S.)

Delco funeral director elected as president of the Pennsylvania Funeral Directors Association (U.S.)

Service Corporation International Short Interest Update (U.S.)

Gender separation illegal at Jewish cemeteries, Israel’s Supreme court rules (Israel)

Tips for making pre-funeral arrangements (U.S.)

 

 

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Industry News 6.24.2015

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College of International Studies Debuts at ICCFA University 
Learn about the funeral customs of all major religions and population groups from around the world in the
College of International Studies at this year's session of ICCFA University, July 17-22 at the University of Memphis. Learn more at www.iccfa.com/university.

As popularity of cremation rises in Harford County, institutions respond to demand (U.S.)

On Beacon Hill, pet owners want graveyard bonding (U.S.)

The science and art of embalming (New Zealand)

Casket Company Suing Joliet Funeral Director (U.S.)

 

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Industry News 6.22.2015

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College of International Studies Debuts at ICCFA University 
Learn about the funeral customs of all major religions and population groups from around the world in the
College of International Studies at this year's session of ICCFA University, July 17-22 at the University of Memphis. Learn more at www.iccfa.com/university.

Latest on church shooting: Funeral set for Sen. Pinckney (U.S.)

State tries to do more with less on funeral home oversight (U.S.)

Make green burials mandatory, urges funeral home operator (Jamaica)

Lane Family Funeral Homes in Boardman says it wants to be known as an all-purpose event center - See more at: http://www.vindy.com/news/2015/jun/22/funeral-home-finds-new-life-by-hosting-o/#sthash.8anhtdQT.dpuf
Lane Family Funeral Homes in Boardman says it wants to be known as an all-purpose event center - See more at: http://www.vindy.com/news/2015/jun/22/funeral-home-finds-new-life-by-hosting-o/#sthash.8anhtdQT.dpu
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Industry News 6.17.2015

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Early Enrollment Period Ends Soon The ICCFA University early enrollment deadline is just over a month away (June 17). Register by that date for the best chance of getting into the college of your choice. Learn more at www.iccfa.com/university.

New Vermont Law Allows For The Creation Of 'Green' Cemeteries (U.S.)

Arkansas Funeral Care Employees Charged with Corpse Abuse (U.S.)

Nova Scotia funeral home to soon start selling alcohol during visitations (Nova Scotia)

Funeral home disputes inspector’s claims that bodies were decomposing (U.S.)

 

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Industry News 6.15.2015

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Early Enrollment Period Ends Soon The ICCFA University early enrollment deadline is just over a month away (June 17). Register by that date for the best chance of getting into the college of your choice. Learn more at www.iccfa.com/university.

Funeral Homes Increasingly Using Dogs to Comfort Mourners (U.S.)

Maplewood mortuary ordered to stop preparing bodies for burial (U.S.)

Female funeral directors growing in numbers, nationally and on SouthCoast (U.S.)

Funeral director allegedly gave wrong remains to many families (U.S.)

Morality over practicality: why the funeral industry holds on to unclaimed cremated remains (Australia)

 

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Industry News 6.8.2015

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Early Enrollment Period Ends Soon The ICCFA University early enrollment deadline is just over a month away (June 17). Register by that date for the best chance of getting into the college of your choice. Learn more at www.iccfa.com/university.

Call to keep convicted killers from being buried in veterans cemeteries (U.S.)

Low-rider Caddie hearse draws attention (U.S.)

Second-generation mortician proud to serve Oklahoma families (U.S.)

 

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Industry News 5.27.2015

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Early Enrollment Period Ends Soon
The ICCFA University early enrollment deadline is just over a month away (June 17). Register by that date for the best chance of getting into the college of your choice. Learn more at www.iccfa.com/university.

The Rise of Green Funerals (U.S.)

Pa. lawmaker's bill would force removal of killer's remains from veterans cemetery (U.S.)

Here's where your dead body is more likely to be cremated than buried (U.S.)

Retired SCI Funeral Directors, Local 727 Reps Stand Up for Workers at Shareholders Meeting (U.S.)

Funeral home to cite Hobby Lobby ruling in transgender bias case (U.S.)

 

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Industry News 5.21.2015

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College of International Studies Debuts at ICCFA University 
Learn about the funeral customs of all major religions and population groups from around the world in the
College of International Studies at this year's session of ICCFA University, July 17-22 at the University of Memphis. Learn more at www.iccfa.com/university.

Charlotte cemetery becomes an unexpected family business (U.S.)

Jerusalem's underground city of the dead: Israel begins $50million construction of vast catacombs with 22,000 crypts and elevators as city runs out of cemetery plots (Israel)

Australian family charged 'grief tax' to remain by relative's grave (Australia)

Funeral directors see rise in cremation requests (U.S.)

Cremation in America (U.S.)

 

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Industry News 5.19.2015

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Early Enrollment Period Ends Soon
The ICCFA University early enrollment deadline is just over a month away (June 17). Register by that date for the best chance of getting into the college of your choice. Learn more at www.iccfa.com/university.

Update on EEOC transgender litigation (U.S.)

StoneMor Partners L.P. Announces Departure of Chief Financial Officer and Appointment of Interim Chief Financial Officer (U.S.)

Troy funeral director to lead state association (U.S.)

Haida Gwaii undertaker provided services to province (Canada)

 

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