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Arrow Exterminators Awards Inaugural E. Raymond Crim, III Scholarship

08/09/2017

Pictured from left to right: Emily Kendrick, E. Raymond Crim, Jessica Mirocha and Joe Thomas. ATLANTA, Ga. – Atlanta-based Arrow Exterminators recently awarded Jessica Mirocha with the inaugural E. Raymond Crim, III Scholarship. This $5,000...

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Holder’s Pest Solutions Celebrates 70th Anniversary

08/08/2017

HOUSTON — Holder’s Pest Solutions, a Copesan Pest Solutions Partner, celebrates its 70th anniversary at a company-wide event. Through the past seven decades, the company has been an innovator in pest control, offering superior service and qua...

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Maryland County's Lawn Pesticide Ban Overturned

08/08/2017

A Maryland County Circuit court overturned the county’s pesticide ban on lawn and garden pesticide use on private property. Judge Terrence McGann ruled in favor of the professional landscape community stating the ban “flouts decades of Stat...

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WorkWave Gains PCI Compliance Certification

08/08/2017

HOLMDEL, N.J. – WorkWave provider of cloud-based software solutions for the field service, “last mile” delivery and logistics industries, announced that it has achieved PCI certification through leading security and compliance company, Trustw...

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Jeff White’s Original BlackOut Gets a ‘Facelift’ at SenSci

08/08/2017

When it comes to bed bug products, pest professionals want more than just a product, they want a highly-effective tool for their arsenal that is backed by proven science. In 2011 BedBug Central’s Director of Innovation and Technical Content...

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Green Pest Solutions Donates First Retired Truck to Charity

08/08/2017

WEST CHESTER, Pa. — Green Pest Solutions, the pest and termite division of Green Lawn Fertilizing, is donating the company's first-ever service vehicle to Cars for U.S. Troops. Cars for U.S. Troops is a charity that specializes in supplying...

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Truly Nolen Promotes Wichman and Eaker

08/06/2017

TUCSON, Ariz. – Truly Nolen Pest Control recently announced the promotion of Justin Wichman and Erik Eaker. Wichman becomes manager of the company's West Palm Beach (Fla.) service office, while Eaker is manager of the company’s Sun City (Ariz...

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U.S. Postal Service Issues Protect Pollinators Forever Stamps

08/06/2017

RICHMOND, Va. — The U.S. Postal Service is paying tribute to the beauty and importance of pollinators with stamps depicting two of our continent’s most iconic, the monarch butterfly and the western honeybee, each shown industriously pollinati...

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GreenTech Heat Offering Online Master Heat Treatment Certification Program

08/06/2017

ANAHEIM, Calif. — GreenTech Heat Solutions introduced an online Master Heat Technician Certification program for conducting heat treatments to eliminate bed bugs and other indoor pests. This program has been designed by Dr. Michael R. Linford...

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Bayer Announces End-of-Summer Temprid FX Promotion

08/06/2017

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. – The Professional Pest Management business of Bayer, within the company’s Environmental Science unit, announced an end-of-summer promotion offering instant savings on Temprid FX starting on Aug. 1 through Sept. 1...

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Univar Product of the Month: Fastrac All-Weather Blox

08/05/2017

The is Fastrac All-Weather Blox from Bell Laboratories. From now until Aug. 31, 2017, PMPs can get $20 off per pail. Features include Uses the active ingredient, bromethalin - Bell's fastest-acting rodenticide formulation Kills rats a...

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Rentokil Steritech Acquires Batzner Pest Control

08/03/2017

READING, Pa. – Rentokil Steritech announced the acquisition of Batzner Pest Control, based in New Berlin, Wis., and servicing the Milwaukee metro area as well as parts of Wisconsin, Michigan, Minnesota and northern Illinois. Batzner Pest Cont...

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McCloud Announces New Date for Integrated Pest Management and Food Safety Sem...

08/02/2017

McCloud Services announced a new date and location for its annual Pest Invasion integrated pest management and food safety seminar. The 2018 seminar will take place Tuesday, January 23, 2018, at The Hyatt Lodge at McDonald's Campus in Oakbroo...

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N.C. Pest Association Welcomes New Board Members

08/02/2017

RALEIGH, N.C. — The North Carolina Pest Management Association (NCPMA) welcomed its new slate of board members for 2017-2018. The association recently convened in Myrtle Beach for the 2017 Carolinas/Mid-Atlantic Summer Conference. The confe...

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American Pest/Anticimex Acquires MidAtlantic Pest Services

08/02/2017

FULTON, Md. — American Pest, a subsidiary of Anticimex, announced the acquisition of MidAtlantic Pest Control, a family-owned and operated pest control company that services Maryland, Delaware, and Pennsylvania. MidAtlantic Pest has been pr...

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Innovative Pest Management Adds Entomologist Carnohan

08/01/2017

BROOKEVILLE, Md. — Innovative Pest Management, Brookeville, Md., announced it has added entomologist Dr. Lucas Carnohan to its staff. Carnohan joins the IPM leadership team following the recent completion of his doctorate at the University ...

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WorkWave Gains PCI Compliance Certification

08/01/2017

HOLMDEL, N.J. – WorkWave, a leading provider of cloud-based software solutions for the field service, “last mile” delivery and logistics industries, announced that it has achieved PCI certification through leading security and compliance comp...

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Rockwell Labs Ltd Adds Rich Williams

08/01/2017

NORTH KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Rockwell Labs Ltd announced that effective July 3, Rich Williams has joined the company as its technical representative for the Midwest territory, encompassing Ohio, Indiana, Kentucky, Illinois, Michigan, Wisconsin, M...

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QualityPro Board Announces New Strategic Plan

07/29/2017

FAIRFAX, Va. - The QualityPro board of directors announced the completion of a new strategic plan focused on a clear vision, mission and set of concise goals that is intended to drive growth in its industry’s certification program for the for...

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Arrow Exterminators Recognizes Veterans and Active Duty Team Members

07/29/2017

ATLANTA, Ga. – Atlanta-based Arrow Exterminators recently rolled out a new program to honor and recognize team members who have served the country or who are currently serving. These team members were presented a lapel pin to be worn as part ...

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Rentokil Steritch Acquires Connor's Termite and Pest Control

07/29/2017

READING, Pa. –Rentokil Steritech announced the merger of Connor’s Termite and Pest Control, headquartered in Springfield, Virginia and servicing the Washington, D.C., Virginia and Maryland markets. This merger strengthens Rentokil Steritech’s...

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NPMA’s Mike Bentley Featured on Weather Channel

07/28/2017

On National, Mosquito Day (July 23), NPMA’s director of training, Dr. Mike Bentley was featured twice on the Weather Channel discussing mosquitoes, protection, diseases and driving traffic to www.pestworld.org. The clips from both shows are i...

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Job 1: Eliminating Conducive Conditions

07/27/2017

(image: © LCOSMO | Thinkstock.com) To control mosquitoes around a customer’s home, a pest management professional can spray the lawn and foliage with an insecticide, Insect Growth Regulator (IGR), or repellent, or offer a misting program to...

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Beyond Mosquitoes: Other Benefits of Barrier Treatments

07/27/2017

Standard mosquito barrier treatments also help to control “any pest that frequents the shrubs and trees that we spray around a residential property, including ants, flies, ticks, as well as a lot of general insect and spider pests.” Spraying ...

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Safety First: Keeping Technicians and Customers Safe

07/27/2017

There are several aspects of safety you need to keep in mind while performing mosquito control services: personal; customer; and, environmental. The first step to safety is to understand the products you’re using, as it is with all pest contr...

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