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P.E.S.T. Relief International provides mattresses for students

October 20, 2017 By
Led by Mattress Safe Vice President Andrea Hancock, P.E.S.T. Relief International is a non-profit 501(c)3 for “Professionals to Empower, Sustain and Transform lives.” In September, the Johns Creek, Ga., organization partnered with Ashley Furniture’s Hope to Dream Program to provide... Read more»
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Viking Pest Control

Viking acquires Merlin’s Pest Control

October 20, 2017 By
Bridgewater, N.J.-based Viking Termite & Pest Control has acquired Merlin’s Pest Control, Denville, N.J. The acquisition strengthen the market share of Viking, an Anticimex company, throughout New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania. Dave Castro, founder of Merlin’s Pest Control, will... Read more»
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PestWest USA relocates to bigger headquarters

October 20, 2017 By
PestWest USA manufactures flying insect light traps (ILTs) and electronic fly killers (EFKs), bio-remediation cleaning products, bed bug detection systems and fluorescent lamp recycling systems. For the past 15 years, it has operated its U.S. head office in Sarasota, Fla.... Read more»
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BHB

BHB expands into Philadelphia

October 20, 2017 By
Based in Chelsea, N.Y., BHB Pest Elimination is now expanding into the Philadelphia, Pa., market. “This was something that has been planned for many years. All the pieces fell into place to make this the right time to take the... Read more»
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Western Halloween PESTival

Western presents Halloween film PESTival

October 19, 2017 By
Move aside witches, ghouls, and ghosts, this Halloween is all about things that crawl, fly, and sting! Los Angeles-based Western Exterminator announces its first-ever Halloween Film Pestival, taking place on Oct. 21, 2017 at the Los Feliz (Calif.) 3 Cinemas.... Read more»
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Northwest Mouse

Northwest Mouse launches first salvo in ‘Project Cheese’

October 19, 2017 By
In a novel approach to showcase the Rollins Family of Brands, the Northwest Exterminating’s Mouse is featured in a lighthearted video “breaking into” the Rollins headquarters for some prankster fun. It’s the first installment of “Project Cheese,” which aims to... Read more»
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MGK

MGK announces hire, promotion

October 17, 2017 By
Minneapolis, Minn.-based MGK has added a strategic accounts manager and a professional pest control sales representative to its team. Brian Olesinski is the strategic accounts manager for MGK, a newly defined role within the company. Olesinski joined MGK in 2014... Read more»
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Rodent Awareness Week

Get ready for #RodentAwareness 2017

October 12, 2017 By
The Professional Pest Management Alliance (PPMA), which serves as the public outreach arm of the National Pest Management Association (NPMA), is working to spread consumer awareness about the health and property threats posed by rodents during Rodent Awareness Week, Oct.... Read more»
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Safer Pest

Safer Home Services adds Atlanta franchise

October 11, 2017 By
Clearwater, Fla.-based Safer Home Services has opened its first franchise location in Tyrone, Ga., a southwestern suburb of Atlanta. It will be owned and operated by Bob Benbow, who has nearly 30 years in the pest and termite industry. He... Read more»
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RISE’s Reardon honored for legislative efforts

October 10, 2017 By
Karen Reardon, vice president of public affairs for RISE (Responsible Industry for a Sound Environment), received one of CropLife America’s (CLA’s) highest honors for her successful effort to defend against the ban of pesticide use on private property in Montgomery... Read more»
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