TITLE

Forty Years

AUTHOR(S)
McDougald, Beacham
PUB. DATE
June 2013
SOURCE
Mortuary Management;Jun2013, Vol. 100 Issue 6, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reflects on the changes and improvements in the U.S. mortuary service industry since the 1970s. It mentions that innovations happened such as the use of satellite television, computers, Internet and cell phones. According to the author, other changes include the use of computer and mobile phone applications to promote services and communicate with consumers.
ACCESSION #
87979100

 

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