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Univar ES relaunches PestWeb with new look, features

July 26, 2017 By
Univar Environmental Sciences (Univar ES) relaunched its PestWeb website with a new design and numerous updates. Professionals in the pest management, wildlife management, public health, and other related sectors now have better access to products, information, tools and industry resources, according... Read more»
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Azuga partners with Allstate company for roadside assistance

July 26, 2017 By
Fleet management provider Azuga aims to help ensure its fleet customers have emergency roadside services, as it has teamed up with Signature Motor Club, an Allstate company. Stranded drivers can contact Signature using their phones or the Azuga FleetMobile app, which... Read more»
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McCloud Services’ Pest Invasion event gets new date

July 25, 2017 By
McCloud Services, South Elgin, Ill., will hold its 2018 Pest Invasion integrated pest management (IPM) and food safety seminar on Jan. 23 at The Hyatt Lodge at McDonald’s Campus in Oakbrook, Ill., a new date and location for the annual event.... Read more»
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Rollins buys Northwest Exterminating Co.

July 25, 2017 By
Rollins Inc. will acquire Northwest Exterminating Co. Inc.‘s pest management business in a cash purchase that is expected to close in early August. Rollins said it is its largest purchase since 2008, when it bought HomeTeam Pest Defense. Based in Marietta,... Read more»
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Rockwell Labs Ltd names Midwest technical rep

July 24, 2017 By
Rockwell Labs Ltd appointed Rich Williams technical representative for the company’s Midwest territory, which includes Ohio, Indiana, Kentucky, Illinois, Michigan, Wisconsin, Minnesota, and Iowa as well as St. Louis, Mo. Williams has more than 20 years experience providing technical sales... Read more»
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Truly Nolen Pest Control expands to South Dakota

July 24, 2017 By
Truly Nolen Pest Control now has its first location in South Dakota, as Sioux Falls native Ryan Anderson opened a franchise in the city. The business is located at 801 East 41st Street in Sioux Falls. Anderson’s experience with franchises dates to 2000. For... Read more»
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ESA, CDC team on vector response

July 21, 2017 By
The public health community will soon be better equipped to respond to outbreaks of diseases spread by mosquitoes and other arthropod vectors, thanks to a contract awarded to the Entomological Society of America (ESA) Certification Corp. by the U.S. Centers... Read more»
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$14.9M grant for UC-R mosquito research

July 21, 2017 By
A University of California, Riverside scientist is leading a team of researchers that will receive up to $14.9 million from the U.S. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) to be part of the “Safe Genes” program to study innovative genetic... Read more»
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GoFundMe started for Univar’s Eisenberg

July 20, 2017 By
On the morning of July 6, Univar sales rep Matt Eisenberg was in his office in Plainview, N.Y., but not feeling well. The 49-year-old knew something was wrong, so he drove himself to the local hospital emergency room where they... Read more»
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BugOut wins PCOC banner contest

July 19, 2017 By
Pest Control Operators of California (PCOC) has announced the winners of the 14th annual Fumigation Banner Bonanza Contest, sponsored by Douglas Products and Vikane gas fumigant. The contest recognizes the promotion of structural fumigation through job site signage. This year,... Read more»
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