By offering a keepsake plaque with each obituary and celebration sold, the Washington Post was able to increase their close rates by 30%.
The Washington Post offered PopMount keepsake plaques with each celebration and obituary notice. This resulted in a 30% increase in their close rates.
- CLOSE Rate increase – 30%
# of Notices
Cost of Plaque
The Washington Post experienced a significant reduction in celebration and obituary notice submissions.
They need to increase their close rates for interested customers.
They found that by offering a keepsake plaque with each of their notices they were able to add value, increase their brand exposure and build goodwill within their local community.
“Customers LOVE the keepsakes because they are personal and permanent. That is why it is a part of our process at The Washington Post. We earn additional revenue over our cost, but the added value benefits the family. We give them something back and that has made the program very successful. “
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