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  • Fri Jul 29 2016

    Podcast: Our Experience with Mosquito Work

    Rob Braden, service manager, Tomlinson Bomberger Lawn Care, Landscape & Pest Control, Lancaster, Pa., was one of several industry professionals PCT interviewed for the recent State of the Mosquito market report, sponsored by MGK. In the fol...

  • Fri Jul 29 2016

    Rollins Announces Leadership Changes

    ATLANTA – Rollins Inc. announced leadership changes at its Atlanta headquarters. President of Orkin North America Gene Iarocci will retire at the end of September, after 12 years with Rollins and an illustrious 48-year business career. Ia...

  • Fri Jul 29 2016

    Rollins Reports Second Quarter Earnings

    ATLANTA – Rollins Inc. reported unaudited financial results for its second quarter and six months ended June 30, 2016. The company recorded second quarter revenues of $411.1 million, an increase of 4.8 percent over the prior year's $392.2 m...

  • Thu Jul 28 2016

    Today's Technological Technician

    Editor's note: The following article appeared in the recent e-blast Special Report: Technology in IPM, sponsored by McCloud Services. That -e-newsletter contains a variety of articles that addresses technology is changing, and improving, how ...

  • Wed Jul 27 2016

    Aptive Environmental Sues Ohio City Over Door-to-Door Sales Ban

    Aptive Environmental is suing the city of Macedonia, claiming an ordinance forbidding door-to-door sales is adversely affecting its business, Cleveland.com reports. In the lawsuit, filed Monday in federal court in Cleveland, Aptive claims t...

  • Wed Jul 27 2016

    Unlocking Millennials’ Potential a Major Theme at NPMA Academy ‘16

    ORLANDO, Fla. — What makes Millennials tick and why is it important to understand generational differences were major themes at NPMA Academy 2016, held last week in Orlando, Fla. Featured speaker Jason Dorsey, president of the Austin, Texas...

  • Tue Jul 26 2016

    VPMA Reveals Redesigned Website

    FREDERICKSBURG, Va. — The Virginia Pest Management Association (VPMA) last month launched its brand new and responsive web design at www.VPMAOnline.com. The user-friendly design was created by BCS Website Services, a website hosting and devel...

  • Tue Jul 26 2016

    American Pest Control Engages with Pokémon GO users

    Outside American Pest Control is Bugga, a bulldog statue painted up with leaves and bugs. The statue, one of 40 created around Athens, Ga. in honor of the University of Georgia, is nothing new, but is now highly visited by virtual gamers alik...

  • Tue Jul 26 2016

    Current Poll: Are You Getting Zika Questions?

    Current Poll: Are You Getting Zika Questions? Current Poll: Are You Getting Zika Questions?

  • Sat Jul 23 2016

    Scientists Concerned on Spread of Stink Bugs

    In Brunswick, N.J., 30 scientists had a meeting they believed was warranted to discuss their concerns for the persistent spread of the brown marmorated stink bug (BMSB). Known for its agricultural nuisance, the stink bug was seen as far eas...

  • Sat Jul 23 2016

    Utah Zika Case Stumps Researchers

    In a puzzling case, a person in Utah became infected with the Zika virus, but health officials can't figure out how the person contracted it, Live Science reports. The infected person was a caregiver for an elderly man who had Zika. But the...

  • Fri Jul 22 2016

    ServiceMaster to Announce Second-Quarter Numbers

    MEMPHIS, Tenn. --- ServiceMaster Global Holdings Inc., announced a plan to release its unaudited second-quarter 2016 financial results after 7 a.m. EDT on Thursday. The company will hold a conference call to discuss its financial and operatin...

  • Fri Jul 22 2016

    BedBug Central Expands SenSci Products to Canadian Markets

    LAWRENCEVILLE, N.J. — BedBug Central’s bed bug products, SenSci Activ and SenSci Volcano, are now available in Canadian markets. After recently expanding into the European markets, Gardex Chemicals and Univar Environmental Sciences (Univar ES...

  • Fri Jul 22 2016

    PCT Executive Forum Video Interview Series: Jason Payne

    PCT interviewed Jason Payne, president of Payne Pest Management, San Diego, to learn about his company's history and some of business issues he faces on a daily basis CLICK HERE to watch.

  • Fri Jul 22 2016

    Slideshow: NPMA Academy 2016

    ORLANDO, Fla. — NPMA Academy, the National Pest Management Association's annual event for advancing the professional and business development of the industry's current and future leaders in a fun, interactive environment, is being held this w...

  • Thu Jul 21 2016

    Truly Nolen Pest Control Promotes Sheffield, Pinellas Park Service Office

    TUCSON, Ariz. – Truly Nolen Pest Control announced the promotion of Chris Sheffield to manager of the company’s Pinellas Park, Fla., service office. Sheffield joined the company in July 2015 as part of the manager-in-training program and ex...

  • Thu Jul 21 2016

    Reasonable Overtime Legislation Introduced to Phase-in Threshold Increase

    Last week Congressman Kurt Schrader (OR-5), Congressman Jim Cooper (TN-5), Congressman Henry Cuellar (TX-28) and Congressman Collin Peterson (MN-7) introduced the Overtime Reform and Enhancement Act, legislation that will initiate a three-yea...

  • Tue Jul 19 2016

    Orthene PCO Pellets Added to PCT’s DLC Label Training Program

    CLEVELAND, Ohio — PCT’s Distance Learning Center continues to expand with the addition of a label training module for AMVAC's Orthene PCO Pellets Insecticide. Visit https://training.pctonline.com and get started on the module.This and other l...

  • Tue Jul 19 2016

    Formosan Termite Infestations Growing in Baton Rouge

    Formosan termites are being found in increasing numbers in Lousiana's capital city, LSU's Dr. Gregg Henderson told The Advocate. According to the article, Henderson started looking for them in Baton Rouge in 2009. In May and June of that ye...

  • Tue Jul 19 2016

    Congress Recesses Without Acting on Zika Bill

    Congress will not provide more than $1 billion to fight the spread of Zika in the U.S. this summer. After months of negotiation and national calls to action, Congress will not provide any money to fight the spread of Zika in the United Stat...