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  • Wed Aug 31 2016

    McCall Service Holds Backpack Donation for Local School District

    GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Across the country, parents have just recently sent their young ones back to school for another school year. For the third year in a row, McCall Service held its Annual Backpack Donation program to prepare students in need...

  • Wed Aug 31 2016

    Pest Control Technicians, Inc. Celebrates 40 Years

    NORRISTOWN, Pa. — On July 23, Pest Control Technicians, Inc., of Norristown, Pa., celebrated the company’s 40th anniversary at the Academy of Natural Sciences in Philadelphia, Pa. The gala event, open to employees and their families, includ...

  • Wed Aug 31 2016

    Poll: Does Your Company Use Door-to-Door Sales Professionals?

    Poll: Does Your Company Use Door-to-Door Sales Professionals?

  • Tue Aug 30 2016

    In Memoriam: Harry Katz

    Harry Katz Memories “I met Harry Katz about 30 years ago at a conference. I had read his Myth Conceptions column in PCT and introduced myself. At the time, I was a nobody in the industry but Harry took the time to answer my questions and as...

  • Tue Aug 30 2016

    PCT’s Distance Learning Center Updated with Three More Labels

    CLEVELAND, Ohio — PCT’s Distance Learning Center continues to expand with the addition of the following label training modules: BASF's Termidor 80 WG Termiticide/Insecticide, pest control uses; Syngenta's Advion Cockroach Gel Bait; and Zoecon...

  • Sat Aug 27 2016

    Massey Services Helps Flood-Ravaged Baton Rouge Residents

    Baton Rouge has been hit by heavy rains that left behind flooded homes and businesses. As the water recedes and the cleanup efforts begin, one of the many issues that will be encountered are pests who have sought refuge from the floods. The c...

  • Sat Aug 27 2016

    Orkin Establishes Five New International Franchises

    ATLANTA — Rollins, Inc., announced that the company, through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Orkin, expanded its presence in South America and Asia with the addition of five new franchises. The new franchises are located in Bauru, Santa Catarina...

  • Thu Aug 25 2016

    Allgood Celebrates Opening of Relocated Rome, Georgia Branch

    ATLANTA, GA and ROME, GA — Allgood Pest Solutions celebrated their reloca-tion in Rome, GA with a ribbon cutting ceremony on August 4. Located near the town’s main highway at 710 Turner McCall Blvd, this new Rome branch provides easier access...

  • Thu Aug 25 2016

    Wil-Kil Names Shonkwiler Regional Manager

    APPLETON, Wis. — Wil-Kil Pest Control announced the recent appointment of Norman Shonkwiler as regional manager. Bringing 15 years of pest management experience to Wil-Kil, Shonkwiler will oversee all operations and business development, as w...

  • Thu Aug 25 2016

    Purdue Study: One-Sixth of Land on Earth Highly Vulnerable to Invasive Species

    WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. - One-sixth of the Earth's land is highly vulnerable to invasive species, and most countries have a limited capacity to protect their natural resources from non-native animals, plants or microbes, a global analysis shows....

  • Thu Aug 25 2016

    Liphatech Names New Southeast District Manager

    MILWAUKEE, Wis. — The Pest Management Division of Liphatech welcomes Matthew Titshaw as its new Southeast District Sales Manager. Titshaw is responsible for representing Liphatech’s full line of rodenticides—including FirstStrike and Resolv w...

  • Thu Aug 25 2016

    PPMA Appoints Two New Board Members

    FAIRFAX, Va. – The Professional Pest Management Alliance (PPMA) announced the addition of two new members to its board of directors. Marillian Missiti, president of Buono Pest Control, Belmont, Mass., and Steve Gullickson, president of MGK, M...

  • Thu Aug 25 2016

    Five More Local Zika Cases in Florida; CDC Issues Travel Advisory

    A new cluster of five Zika infections around Miami Beach has led the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to issue a warning for pregnant women to avoid the area of transmission, ABC News reported. In addition to the travel advis...

  • Wed Aug 24 2016

    Truly Nolen Announces New Director of Domestic Franchising

    TUCSON, Ariz. – Truly Nolen Pest Control recently announced the promotion of Greg Bohne to Director of Domestic Franchising. He will be based at the company’s Tucson, Ariz. Corporate headquarters at 3636 E. Speedway Blvd. Bohne takes over for...

  • Wed Aug 24 2016

    Environmental Pest Service No. 979 on Inc. 5000

    SARASOTA, Fla. – Environmental Pest Service is ranked No. 979 on Inc. magazine’s 2016 “Inc. 5000,” a list of the fastest-growing private companies in the United States based on revenue growth from 2012 to 2015. Sarasota-based EPS, a leader ...

  • Wed Aug 24 2016

    Syngenta-ChemChina Merger Clears Important Hurdle

    A U.S. national security panel has cleared ChemChina's $43 billion takeover of Swiss pesticides and seeds group Syngenta, the companies said, boosting chances that the largest foreign acquisition ever by a Chinese company will go through, Reu...

  • Wed Aug 24 2016

    Nisus Holds Flood Damage Repair Training

    Nisus is hosting a Flood Damage Repair Training event today in flood-ravaged Baton Rouge, La. Nisus reps Ed "Ski" Szymanski and Creig Manson are on hand to give an update on wood destroying organisms with job costing and application techniq...

  • Wed Aug 24 2016

    McCloud Releases White Paper on Food Processing Facilities Training for PMPs

    SOUTH ELGIN, Ill. — Due to ongoing foodborne illness outbreaks and concerns, McCloud Services, a leading pest management company serving Illinois as well as Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Missouri, Tennessee, Ohio and Wisconsin, is generati...

  • Wed Aug 24 2016

    Training by the Numbers

    The U.S. Census Bureau shows by 2015, revenues of professional trainings in the United States are projected to reach about $7.93 billion. More specifically, the Census Bureau shows revenues of computer trainings in the U.S. reached about $3.1...

  • Wed Aug 24 2016

    Online CEU Certifications: What to Look For

    Know what services your employees need when signing up for an online CEU training website. In 2016, the global e-learning market was worth $165.36 billion and is expected to continue growing. As more e-learning programs enter the market, it...