News Coverage

Meet the Companies Trying to Be the Uber of Funerals

THE DAILY BEAST | October 21, 2022
LA Business Journal

Business Slows for LA Funeral Homes

LA Business Journal | October 26, 2020
Portland Business Journal

For 2 former Nike execs, a bustling business in death

Portland Business Journal | June 12, 2020
The Wall Street Journal

Online Funeral Businesses Take Off Amid Coronavirus

The Wall Street Journal | May 9, 2020
The New Economy

The funeral industry begins to bury tradition

The New Economy | May 7, 2020
Oregon Business Magazine

Crossing the River

Oregon Business Magazine | July 2, 2019

Disruption comes for death

Vox | May 23, 2019
Portland Monthly

Ashes to ashes within a week

Southwest Connection | February 3, 2020

Finding your space in funeral service

Funeral Director Daily | January 17, 2020


Foundation Partners Group Acquires Solace Cremation, Extends Commitment to Digital

November 2, 2022 – Tulip and Solace brands meet growing demand for a digital experience by offering simple, transparent deathcare solutions

Solace Secures $1.75 Million in Seed Funding to Support Continued Expansion into Key Markets

June 2, 2021 – The startup, which has reimagined the funeral industry as cremation services continue to gain popularity, is on target to triple its growth in 2021

Solace, a New Portland Start-Up, is Reinventing the Funeral Industry

April 3, 2019 – Created by two former Nike executives, Solace is bringing the funeral industry into the 21st century by offering convenient, compassionate online cremation and funeral planning services to Oregon and Washington consumers

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Solace Cremation

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