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  • Sat Dec 17 2016

    New Report: U.K. and Germany Bed Bug Market to Reach $ 29.1 Million by 2026

    A new study from research firm Persistence Market Research says the UK bed bug market is likely to witness a CAGR of 4.7% between 2016 and 2026, reaching a market valuation of $12.7 million by the end of 2026. The Germany bed bug market is pr...

  • Sat Dec 17 2016

    Miller Pest & Termite Opens Omaha Branch

    DES MOINES, Iowa – Miller Pest & Termite expanded and opened a branch office in Omaha, Neb. The expansion is the company’s first move out of Iowa and adds to the location it already has in Des Moines, Iowa. “This is the first step to our co...

  • Sat Dec 17 2016

    Termite Plugs Seal Termite Treatment Holes

    KENNENDALE, Texas — Pest Boys announces the launch of Poly Plugs, a product that is used with concrete patch materials to seal termite treatment holes drilled in slabs, block, and masonry holes. Using lightweight quality materials to manufa...

  • Fri Dec 16 2016

    Rentokil NA to Relocate Charlotte, N.C. Area Regional Office

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Vision Properties announced that the Charlotte operations of Rentokil North America will relocate its Charlotte-area regional headquarters to the Davie Building in Carmel Crossing Office Park. Rentokil North America is the...

  • Fri Dec 16 2016

    Paris Facing a 'Rat Crisis,' NY Times Reports

    Paris is facing its worst rat crisis in decades, the New York Times reported. Nine parks and green spaces have been closed either partly or entirely. Some, like the Champs de Mars, home to the Eiffel Tower, is being “de-ratisized” in sections...

  • Fri Dec 16 2016

    CDC Cautions Pregnant Women About Zika in Brownsville, Texas

    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Wednesday cautioned pregnant women to avoid Brownsville, Texas, where mosquitoes are believed to have infected five people with the Zika virus. Brownsville is now a “cautionary area,” federal h...

  • Fri Dec 16 2016

    Video: PCT, Syngenta Honor Crown Leadership Award Recipient Dr. Shripat Kamble

    In October, PCT and Syngenta held a reception to honor the 2016 Crown Leadership Award winners, including Dr. Shripat Kamble, University of Nebraska-Lincoln entomology professor. Click here to watch Kamble's acceptance speech.

  • Fri Dec 16 2016

    Gardner Introduces Gardner’s FlyWeb PLUS

    HORICON, Wis. — Gardner Products announces the FlyWeb PLUS, a discrete, non-chemical method for eliminating indoor insects. Like Gardner’s original FlyWeb Classic, the FlyWeb PLUS plugs directly into any standard AC outlet, attracting flies...

  • Thu Dec 15 2016

    Monsanto Shareholders Approve Bayer Merger

    ST. LOUIS, Mo. — Monsanto shareholders have approved the merger with Bayer AG. Under the terms of the merger agreement, Monsanto shareholders will receive $128 per share in cash at the closing of the merger. The merger, which was announced ...

  • Wed Dec 14 2016

    In Memoriam: Bill Ives

    TROY, Mich. — H. William (Bill) Ives, former president of family-owned Rose Pest Solutions, the nation’s oldest pest control company, passed away in Sarasota, Fla., on Dec. 3, after a long illness. He was 86. Ives spent 43 years at Rose Pes...

  • Wed Dec 14 2016

    EPA Requires Stronger Standards for Applying Certain Pesticides

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — Yesterday, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced it is finalizing standards for applicators who apply restricted-use pesticides that are not available for purchase by the general public, and require speci...

  • Wed Dec 14 2016

    American Pest Acquires GreenStar Termite & Pest

    FULTON, Md. — American Pest announced the acquisition of GreenStar Termite & Pest Control, a family-owned pest control firm located in the northern Virginia suburbs of Washington, D.C. GreenStar was founded in 2007 and has a solid reputatio...

  • Tue Dec 13 2016

    Cockroaches, Rodent Droppings Shutter 10 Los Angeles Restaurants

    Ten restaurants in Los Angeles were temporarily closed recently due to major public health hazards, LA Daily News reported. Between Nov. 27 and Dec. 3, those facilities had their health permits suspended for cockroach and rodent infestation...

  • Tue Dec 13 2016

    Florida Governor Lifts Miami Zika Infection Zone

    Miami and the South Beach area have been declared free of locally transmitted Zika virus, Florida Gov. Rick Scott said Friday. This also means the state of Florida has no local transmission. Locally transmitted cases, in which people were...

  • Sat Dec 10 2016

    Oklahoma AG Pruitt Tapped by Trump to Lead EPA

    President-elect Donald Trump plans to nominate Scott Pruitt, the Republican attorney general Oklahoma to lead EPA, according to multiple sources, including Reuters and the Associated Press. The choice of Pruitt, known for being a fossil fue...

  • Sat Dec 10 2016

    Terminix Sends Holiday Surprise to Pest Managing Pup

    Inspired by the story of Piper, the canine who keeps flying pests off the runway at Cherry Capital Airport in Traverse City, Mich, the team at Terminix sent a holiday gift help keep Piper warm out on the runway this winter – from one team of ...

  • Sat Dec 10 2016

    Massey's Graham Recognized by Florida Home Builder Association

    ORLANDO, Fla. — The Florida Home Builders Association honored Suzanne Graham of Massey Services and American Properties of Charlotte County as the 2016 Woman of Distinction, a recognition awarded by over 7,800 FHBA members across the state. S...

  • Sat Dec 10 2016

    Free Limited-Time PestPac Offer for PCT Readers

    PCT readers that visit http://demo.pestpac.com/pct_print.html can take advantate of a free limited-time Pest Pac offer. PestPac allows PCOs to seamlessly collect reviews and generate leads. PestPac's marketing tools help manage PCOs manage ...

  • Sat Dec 10 2016

    Dosenbach & Associates Introduces MedArb Dispute Resolution Program

    CHICAGO, Ill. — Dosenbach & Associates Inc., a business transfer consulting firm exclusively representing the environmental service industry, introduced MedArb, a dispute resolution alternative to costly, time-consuming litigation proceedings...

  • Fri Dec 9 2016

    Colony's No Shave November Concludes with Shave-Off

    BROOKLYN, N.Y. — Colony Pest Management employees held a shave-off on Dec. 5 at John Allan's Premier Men’s Grooming Club in New York City. The event was culmination of Colony’s No-Shave November initiative to raise money and awareness for can...