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  • Sat Mar 4 2017

    Pi Chi Omega Seeks Scholarship Applicants

    Recognizing the need for college educated professionals in the field of urban and industrial pest management,Pi Chi Omega is making available 3 $2,000 and 1 $3,000.00 scholarship awards to students majoring in urban and industrial pest manage...

  • Sat Mar 4 2017

    Podcast: Conehead Termite Observations

    PCT recently caught up with Michael Wilson, owner of Aardvark Pest Control, Lantana, Fla. Wilson has been on the frontlines of Florida’s efforts to eradicate the conehead termite as reported in the PCT February feature “Stopping the Conehead ...

  • Sat Mar 4 2017

    BRANDT Expands Structural Pest Management Product Offerings

    SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – BRANDT, a leading manufacturer of specialty products for the agriculture and turf markets, announced the company is expanding its pest management product line and rolling out ten new products to this segment this month. ...

  • Sat Mar 4 2017

    Brandenburg NA Adds Mendieta

    Walter Mendieta has joined Brandenburg NA as sales account manager. Mendieta is fluent in both English and Spanish and resides in South Florida. He has over 10 years’ experience in Customer Service and Sales Management and a proven history ...

  • Fri Mar 3 2017

    Northwest Exterminating Acquires Piedmont Pest Control

    LAURENS – Northwest Exterminating announced the acquisition of Piedmont Pest Control Services in Laurens, S.C. “We are in an amazing period of growth, so we consider ourselves blessed to have Piedmont Pest Control join our family,” said Ste...

  • Thu Mar 2 2017

    Terminix Service's Herman and Allen Recognized

    COLUMBIA, S.C. – Terminix Service Wildlife Branch Manager Dixon Herman has been named the Wildlife Specialist of the Year from the National Wildlife Control Operators Association. Charlotte branch Supervisor Jason Allen has been recognized wi...

  • Thu Mar 2 2017

    Buy Products Efficiently, Sell Services Profitably: The Growing Role of E-Com...

    We’ve become a nation of online buyers. Proof? Adobe reported record retail web sales on Black Friday ($3.34 billion) and Cyber Monday ($3.39 billion) 2016, representing year-over-year increases of 21.6 percent and 10.2 percent, respectively....

  • Thu Mar 2 2017

    Website Tips: Make E-Commerce Work for You

    Traditionally, pest management companies have featured their phone number prominently on their websites, inviting visitors to call to schedule an estimate or service. But as consumers’ preference for online buying becomes increasingly apparen...

  • Thu Mar 2 2017

    Case Study: ABC Adopts ‘Click to Buy’ Sales Strategy

    Bobby Jenkins, owner of Austin, Texas-based ABC Home & Commercial Services, successfully differentiated his company from others in the market by showing customers how easy it is to do business with his firm. When Bobby Jenkins realized that...

  • Thu Mar 2 2017

    Univar Online Store Makes Buying Easy and Efficient

    PMPs have come to rely on Univar’s PestWeb for information, tools and capabilities, including online buying. Recognizing the growing demand for these types of tools, Univar launched a new Online Store in March 2016, as part of an extensive se...

  • Wed Mar 1 2017

    University's Brunner Reaches $1 Million in Pest Control Sales

    TUCSON, Ariz. — University Termite & Pest Control announced that Doug Brunner has become the first commercial sales representative in company history to sell in excess of $1 million in a single year. Brunner has been with University since 199...

  • Wed Mar 1 2017

    Petri Announces Acquisition

    POMPANO BEACH, Fla. — Petri Pest Control Services announced the acquisition of Complete Pest Control of Pompano Beach, Fla. Petri was started in Miami by Hank and Ruth Petri in July 1956. Son-in-law Brendan Cavanagh joined Petri in 1972 and...

  • Wed Mar 1 2017

    Senske Services Joins the NALP New Safe Company Program

    KENNEWICK, Wash. — The National Association of Landscape Professionals (NALP) is pleased to announce the addition of Senske Services as a participant in the NALP Safe Company Program, sponsored by CNA Business Insurance. The Safe Company Prog...

  • Wed Mar 1 2017

    Yankee Pest Control Helps Protect Old North Church from Rodents

    Previous Next BOSTON — As a longtime resident of Boston, Galvin Murphy, Jr., always has had a great appreciation for the area’s historical significance, including landmarks such as the Old North Church (read more about the church below). ...

  • Wed Mar 1 2017

    Crossing the Digital Divide: How to Connect with Digital Customers

    Over the years Ben Miller attempted to invest advertising dollars in the digital realm, but time and again these initiatives quickly became stale and out of date. “We just really struggled for a long time in trying to identify the best way ...

  • Wed Mar 1 2017

    The Uberization of Pest Control

    Jump back 10 years in time and imagine a customer calling their local pest management company at 11:30 a.m. and seeing if a technician could be out by 3:00 p.m. that day to treat for their Argentine ant problem. The call was not an emergenc...

  • Wed Mar 1 2017

    House of Cards

    Heather Tutton is co-owner of Ecoskan Pest Solutions, San Bernardino, Calif. She’s also an account executive with Worldpay, a direct credit card processing company. Combined, the two roles provide her a unique perspective on the pest control ...

  • Wed Mar 1 2017

    Connecting with Customers

    A look at the number of apps available for download will tell you that our business and personal lifestyles have forever been changed. From getting directions to ordering Starbucks to booking airplane tickets, apps are as ingrained in our dai...

  • Tue Feb 28 2017

    Ridge-Guard Prevents Animal Entry at a Roof’s Edge

    EAST GRANBY, Conn. — Ridge-Guard is a system for guarding against animal entry at the roof ridge. With the advent of ridge vents to protect shingles from overheating in summer and excess moisture build-up in winter, it introduced an easy acce...

  • Tue Feb 28 2017

    Orkin Supports CDC Foundation Mosquito Control Summit

    ATLANTA – Experts from across the country and around the world are gathering for a two-day event co-hosted by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the CDC Foundation to discuss and further define innovative strategies for ...