Dignity Plc. provides funeral services through its subsidiaries in the U.K. Established in 1994 through a merger of Plantsbrook Group and Great Southern Group, the company has its roots dating back to 1812. The company operates through three segments.
The company’s funeral service unit offers funeral services and facilitates memorials as well as floral tributes. The company also offers cremation services through the Crematoria segment that also offers burial plots for burying the dead. Similarly, it also services people would wish to plan their funerals through the pre-arranged funeral plans segment.
Headquartered in Sutton Coldfield, the United Kingdom, the company owns over 800 funeral locations operated by 45 crematoria in the Kingdom. The public company has its stock listed on the London Stock Exchange.