Tag: funeral home mergers and acquisitions

Finance

Foundation Partners Group keeps rolling along

Foundation Partners Group (FGP), headquartered in Orlando, Florida, announced earlier this week the acquisition of the three location Beers & Story Funeral Homes in Western Massachusetts.  Here is the FGP press release pertaining to the acquisition. Beers & Story is a three generation firm that can trace its roots to the early 1900’s when Bert Beers opened the Bert L. Beers Funeral Home in Palmer, Massachusetts. A quote from the press release goes, “With regulations and HR issues getting more […]

Business

The Acquisition Market: Who is the Target??

Having seen news last week that Foundation Partners closed on an acquisition in Wisconsin I did a little research on what, at least anecdotally, are the acquisition targets of the larger companies.  I did so because the purchase of the Schneider-Michaelis Funeral Home in Jefferson, Wisconsin, didn’t seem to fit what Foundation Partners had been doing recently. I found this an interesting topic and I also found an interview published in the May 2017 edition of the The Southern Funeral […]