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2 comments on “The shape of things to come?

  1. Thursday 8th December 2011 at 10:56 am

    […] A couple of weeks ago we featured a TV advertisement for Basic funerals of Canada. You find it here if you’d like a […]

  2. Wednesday 16th November 2011 at 7:21 pm

    This is the future in Britain. Not everyone wants a traditional funeral director, not everyone can afford one. The industry is not serving all people well enough, they have created an opportunity for someone willing to provide an alternative.

  3. Wednesday 16th November 2011 at 1:31 pm

    […] it? Yesterday we presented the advertisement that Basic Funerals in Canada created. You can see it here.  We thought it was worth repeating because it highlights the whole question of how advertising […]

  4. andrew plume

    Tuesday 15th November 2011 at 7:08 pm


    ah yes, a very zippy little piece indeed and here’s the front page for their site – – it’s good to see how many folks (or models) look so happy with their proposed lot and why are they all dressed in white, I ask? – too much square deal Surf in the wash, perhaps?

    I’m not sure whether one of the local Toronto powerhouses in Turner & Porter will be quaking in their boots over this lot – before they changed their website, they were doing 50 a week, that’s a lot of cadavars pa (see them here –



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