Category Archives: Press Releases

Passages International Announces Partnership with Southwest Cargo to Better Serve Funeral Homes, Families

To expedite the shipment of caskets to funeral homes, Passages International announces today that it has formed a partnership with Southwest Cargo. This partnership will enable Passages to ship our environmentally-friendly caskets to any continental U.S. destination serviced by Southwest Airlines within 24 hours, often the same day, for under $300.  While Passages offers free […]

Passages International Launches Fair-Trade Alternatives to Entry-Level Cardboard Containers

 Albuquerque, NM – To give funeral homes a better alternative to the cardboard boxes typically used for cremation, Passages International, Inc. has released two new environmentally friendly cremation containers constructed from bamboo. These two new offerings give families a more dignified and green choice when choosing a container for a loved one’s cremation, and help […]

Press Release: Darren Crouch Elected to board of the Green Burial Council

  Darren Crouch Elected to board of the Green Burial Council In December 2018, Darren Crouch, founder and president of Passages International, Inc. was elected to the board of the Green Burial Council (GBC). The GBC is the environmental certification organization setting the standard for green burial practices in North America, offering environmental certificates for […]

Press Release: Passages International Continues Growth

  Passages International, Inc. Continues Growth Following months of planning and hard work, Passages International has moved into a new facility. Having outgrown our previous location, this modern, nearly 30,000 square foot space will allow Passages to continue to meet the consistently growing demand for biodegradable urns and eco-friendly caskets. This state-of-the-art facility will function […]

Press Release: Passages introduces new 2018 catalog, October, 2017

ALBUQUERQUE, NM (October 2017) – Passages International, Inc. has released their new 2018 catalog. The catalog was designed to be used as a tool for funeral homes to present eco-friendly and alternative urns and caskets to their non-traditional customers. The organization of the catalog follows the product decision-making process that a family would go through […]

Press Release Feb 22, 2018

Passages International, Inc. welcomes new Sales Manager, new Inside Sales Representative. Passages International, Inc. has announced two new additions to its sales team. Drew, Passages’ new Sales Manager, brings enthusiasm and experience to Passages and will be a key part of the future growth of the company. Originally from Los Angeles, Drew moved to New […]