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  • Tue Jan 31 2017

    NCPMA Event Attracts Hundreds to Triangle

    RALEIGH, N.C. —The North Carolina Pest Management Association (NCPMA) welcomed nearly 900 pest management technicians to the 67th Annual Pest Control Technician’s School in Durham. Convening at the Sheraton Imperial Hotel and Convention Cente...

  • Tue Jan 31 2017

    Pair of Companies Recognized by Angie’s List

    Angie’s List recently announced the following companies as 2016 Super Service Award winners: Capitol Pest, Bethesda, Md.; and Hometown Pest Control, Delray Beach, Fla. Angie’s List Super Service Award 2016 winners have met strict eligibilit...

  • Tue Jan 31 2017

    Rollins, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Results

    Rollins, Inc. reported fourth-quarter profit of $38 million. On a per-share basis, the Atlanta-based company said it had net income of 17 cents. The operator of Orkin and other pest and termite control services posted revenue of $385.6 millio...

  • Sat Jan 28 2017

    Bronx Zoo Brings Back Valentine’s Day Cockroach Promotion

    Once again, the Wildlife Conservation Society’s Bronx Zoo is offering giving people a chance to say “I love you” to that special someone with Madagascar Hissing Cockroaches. For a $10 donation, your loved one, or unloved one, will receive a...

  • Fri Jan 27 2017

    Pet Rats in Illinois, Wisconsin Linked to Seoul Virus Outbreak, CDC Says

    The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention confirmed Friday that pet rats are the source of an outbreak of Seoul virus infections in Illinois and Wisconsin. The virus has been confirmed in eight patients in an ongoing investigation, ...

  • Fri Jan 27 2017

    California Diner Gets 'Seen Rat' Discount

    A diner in Folsom, Calif. got a big break on her bill after claiming she saw a rodent at an Asian-fusion restaurant, MSN reported. The January incident grabbed headlines after a photo of the receipt from Fat's Asia Bistro & Dim Sum Bar went...

  • Fri Jan 27 2017

    Colony is a Sponsor of 90th NY Daily News Golden Gloves

    NEW YORK - Joseph Sheehan, president of Colony Pest Management, announced the company's sponsorship of the 90th Annual Daily News Golden Gloves, one of the most elite Golden Gloves titles. The event is named for the small golden gloves given ...

  • Thu Jan 26 2017

    Donnie Shelton Publishes New Book

    RALEIGH, N.C. — Shelton Publishing, together with Coalmarch Productions, is pleased to announce the release of Grow! Inbound Marketing System: How To Rapidly And Profitably Grow Your Service Company Online, written by Donnie R. Shelton. Is ...

  • Thu Jan 26 2017

    GPCA Inducts Two Into Hall of Fame

    The Georgia Pest Control Association recently inducted two members into its Hall of Fame. Joe Thomas of Arrow Exterminators and Patty Needham of BB&T Insurance Services were inducted into GPCA’s Hall of Fame at the association’s annual Wint...

  • Wed Jan 25 2017

    Gardner Introduces New CEOS72 Light Trap

    HORICON, Wis.— Gardner Products has introduced the CEOS72, which the company says is its most versatile and attractive insect light trap to date. With a range of 3,500 square feet but a slim profile, the CEOS72 attracts insects, while maint...

  • Wed Jan 25 2017

    Orkin Canada Lists Ontario's Rattiest Cities

    Orkin Canada has released the “rattiest” cities in the province and Toronto takes the top spot. The findings were based on the number of commercial and residential rat and mice treatments carried out by Orkin Canada between January 1, 2016 ...

  • Wed Jan 25 2017

    McCall Service Opens Technical Training Facility

    GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Construction started early last year, and McCall Service not only celebrates 89 years in the Pest Services Industry but opens a new technical training facility in Newberry, Fla. Cory Goeltzenleuchter, graduate entomologi...

  • Wed Jan 25 2017

    Bahamas Resort Sued by Guest Claiming Bed Bug Attack

    A Florida woman filed a lawsuit against the Atlantis Paradise Resort in the Bahamas alleging that she woke up covered with crawling bed bugs, Fox News reported. The Miami Herald reported Thursday that Cindi Avila was staying in a room at th...

  • Tue Jan 24 2017

    Terminix Reorganizes Technical Services Team

    MEMPHIS, Tenn. – Stan Cope, Ph.D., Terminix’s director of entomology and regulatory services, had his position eliminated in December as part of a Terminix reorganization. Cope came to Terminix in 2012 after having served as director of the...

  • Tue Jan 24 2017

    Researchers Suggest Ants Need Work-Life Balance

    As humans, we constantly strive for a good work-life balance. New findings by researchers at Missouri S&T suggest that ants, long perceived as the workaholics of the insect world, do the same. In fact, according to these researchers, it is ...

  • Mon Jan 23 2017

    Bayer Announces Winter Roach Gel Promotion

    RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. – The Professional Pest Management (PPM) business of Bayer, within the company’s Environmental Science Unit, announced its winter savings program on solutions within the Maxforce Roach Control System. This program...

  • Sat Jan 21 2017

    New Report: Global Pest Control Market to Grow at 5.42% CAGR to 2017-2021

    PUNE, India — The pest control services market report analyst says emerging markets have become drivers of global growth for pest control service providers. Regions such as Asia and Africa will see growing demand for pest control services as ...

  • Sat Jan 21 2017

    Orkin Establishes Seventeen New International Franchises

    ATLANTA — Rollins Inc., announced today that the company, through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Orkin, expanded its presence in Mexico, South America, China and Southeast Asia with the addition of seventeen new franchises. The new franchises...

  • Sat Jan 21 2017

    Poll: Customer Inquiries About Pesticide Use

    PCT keeps a pulse on the pest control industry with out timely Reader Poll questions. Our latest poll asks: Have you ever had a customer ask you about the safety of the pesticides you apply?

  • Sat Jan 21 2017

    Mattress Safe Bringing KleenCover Manufacturing to the U.S.

    CUMMING, Ga. — Beginning in February 2017, Mattress Safe will begin manufacturing the KleenCover product line in the USA. The KleenCover Ultimate Mattress Encasement, which was once an import product, will now be sewn in Cumming, Ga, meeting ...