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  • Fri Aug 12 2016

    U.S. Pest Protection TV Commercial, Jingle Win Pair of Awards

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. – A TV commercial that involves an animatronic eagle, a puppeteer who has worked on “Sesame Street” and a songwriter who had a song on “The Voice,” won two Telly Awards in an international competition that drew more than 13,0...

  • Fri Aug 12 2016

    PestWest USA Names Goza Western Regional Technical Specialist

    SARASOTA, Fla. — Mike Goza has joined PestWest USA as Western Regional Technical Specialist. Mike possesses exceptional knowledge of pest management science, sales, operations, and distribution. He has served the pest management industry for ...

  • Thu Aug 11 2016

    Podcast: Kevin Burns On Arrow Exterminators’ M&A Approach

    The PCT Mergers & Acquisitions Virtual Event, scheduled for Aug. 17, features topics for those looking to purchase a business and those wanting to maximize the appeal of their business to prospective buyers. One of the sponsors of this event ...

  • Thu Aug 11 2016

    Environmental Pest Service Announces Personnel Additions

    SARASOTA, Fla. – Environmental Pest Service, one of the fastest-growing pest control companies in the nation, is adding three key staffers to lead the company in process improvement, information technology and personnel training. Sarasota-b...

  • Thu Aug 11 2016

    USDA Awarding More Than $2.8 million for Pollinator Protection

    WASHINGTON, DC and COLUMBUS, OH— Over $2.8 million was awarded toward pollinator protection in ornamental horticulture through the USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) Specialty Crop Research Initiative (SCRI). The funds wil...

  • Thu Aug 11 2016

    Miguel Nistal Joins Woodstream as President & CEO

    NEW YORK – Woodstream Corp., manufacturer and marketer of branded pest and animal control as well as lawn and garden products, announced that Miguel A. Nistal has joined the company as president and chief executive officer. He replaces curren...

  • Wed Aug 10 2016

    Arrow Exterminators Announces 2016 Internal Scholarship Contest Winners

    ATLANTA – Atlanta-based Arrow Exterminators announced the winners of its second annual internal scholarship program. The internal scholarship program was open to active Arrow team members and their dependents and the essay topic focused on “W...

  • Tue Aug 9 2016

    PCOC Names Reardon New EVP

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Pest Control Operators of California (PCOC) welcomes Christopher Reardon as its new executive vice president. He will lead the association in all of its affairs, including membership growth along with legislative and regu...

  • Tue Aug 9 2016

    Viking's Ryan Bradbury a NJBIZ 40 Under 40 Honoree

    WARREN, N.J. — Ryan Bradbury, president of Viking Pest Control, has been named a winner in the 2016 NJBIZ Forty Under 40 awards program. The award program, produced by NJBIZ, a New Jersey’ business news publication, is sponsored by Stark & St...

  • Tue Aug 9 2016

    Four BASF Labels Added to PCT’s Distance Learning Center

    CLEVELAND, Ohio — PCT’s Distance Learning Center continues to expand with the addition of training module for four labels from BASF: Termidor Dry; Termidor Dry California; Termidor Foam; and Termidor NY. Visit https://training.pctonline.com a...

  • Tue Aug 9 2016

    Formosan Termites Discovered in NW Louisiana

    Formosan termites have now been discovered in northwest Louisiana, according to Louisiana Commissioner of Agriculture and Forestry Mike Strain. What authorities believe is the first recorded find of Formosan termites in northwest Louisiana ...

  • Sat Aug 6 2016

    AMVAC Establishes R&D Venture

    NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. — American Vanguard Corporation (AMVAC) announced that its international subsidiary, AMVAC Netherlands BV, has joined forces with Shanghai Focus Biological Technology Co., Ltd., subsidiary of China-based Huifeng Agrochem...

  • Sat Aug 6 2016

    Zika-Related News Roundup for the Week

    How Many Are Infected in the U.S.? Last week, Florida Governor Rick Scott called for an emergency response team from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control to help with the discovered four cases of locally acquired Zika in Miami. The number o...

  • Sat Aug 6 2016

    PMP Saves Florida Home from Potential House Fire

    CAPE CORAL, Fla. – Technician Kirk Hickman of Hulett Environmental Services went to a customer’s house Monday for regular service and ended up in an unexpected situation. When Hickman knocked on the door, he noticed the smell of smoke comin...

  • Sat Aug 6 2016

    Eradi-Flo Heaters Earn ETL Certification

    LONGMONT, Colo. — Colorado Tri-Flo Systems announced the ETL certification of its line of Eradi-Flo heaters. The Eradi-Flo line is used in the eradication of bed bugs, restoration and construction heating. Models include 1800W, 110V-120V; 5...

  • Sat Aug 6 2016

    Bayer Promotes Braness, Broaddus

    RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. – The Professional Pest Management and Vector Control business of Bayer, within the company’s Environmental Science Unit, announced the promotion of two sales team members to leadership positions in the business’s...

  • Fri Aug 5 2016

    HomeTeam Pest Defense Receives Partners of Choice Award

    DALLAS, Texas – HomeTeam Pest Defense announced the company received David Weekley Homes’ “Partners of Choice” award for the sixth consecutive year. HomeTeam is only one of three suppliers to achieve David Weekley’s “A” award for quality. “...

  • Fri Aug 5 2016

    PMP Participation Needed for Pyrethroid Working Group Survey

    The National Pest Management Association (NPMA) was recently asked by the Pyrethroid Working Group (PWG) to survey pest control applicators on use of this class of chemistry. In tandem with the re-registration process, the PWG and NPMA recogn...

  • Fri Aug 5 2016

    New Label for OvoControl P

    SAN CLEMENTE, Calif. — After more than five years of feedback from the pest control community, Innolytics has published new labeling for OvoControl P (EPA Reg. No. 80224-1). EPA recently approved the new label which goes into effect immediate...

  • Fri Aug 5 2016

    Isuzu Opens Center of Excellence in Northeast Pennsylvania

    PITTSTON, Penn . — Isuzu Commercial Truck of America Inc., opened its first Center of Excellence last week in northeast Pennsylvania. The complex — the first of its kind for Isuzu — is comprised of a state-of-the-art, 100,000-square-foot pa...