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FlyFoe: Franchise opportunity

September 4, 2018 By
FlyFoe, a mosquito and tick control company, is a franchise new to the pest management industry. Founded by Mark Kushinsky, CEO of the franchised MaidPro, FlyFoe launched the business in Boston, Mass. FlyFoe franchise will operate independently from Kushinsky’s service... Read more»
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Dallas tops Terminix’s mosquito list

August 20, 2018 By
In recognition of World Mosquito Day Aug. 20, Terminix, a Memphis, Tenn.-based provider of termite and pest control services and a ServiceMaster company, has announced its list of 25 cities pestered the most by mosquitoes. The Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas, area topped... Read more»
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Garden Girls Repellents: Mosquito-Free

August 20, 2018 By
Offer your customers a natural, effective adulticide for mosquito control, with cedar oil acting an a pheromone interruption agent. Also labeled for fleas and gnats, Mosquito-Free is labeled for both residential and commercial use. The Garden Girls Repellents line is... Read more»
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NPMA releases ‘Vector Sectors’ list

August 17, 2018 By
The National Pest Management Association (NPMA) has released a new Vector Sectors list of the Top 10 U.S. cities with the greatest risk for increased pest pressure from vector pests, including ticks and mosquitoes. As vectors of disease, these pests are... Read more»
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Dwyer Group acquires Mosquito Joe

August 14, 2018 By
Waco, Texas-based Dwyer Franchising LLC (“Dwyer Group”), one of the world’s largest parent companies of home service brands, has acquired Mosquito Joe, a mosquito control services franchisor based in Virginia Beach, Va. This event marks the first acquisition for Dwyer... Read more»
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Pebble Labs hires 3

July 26, 2018 By
Santa Fe, N.M.-based Pebble Labs Inc., the biotechnology company developing biologically engineered solutions to eliminate the transmission of mosquito-carried diseases including Zika and dengue, has appointed three medical industry executives to its management team: • Dr. Rick DeRose, director of... Read more»
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MGK: Mosquito door hangers

July 13, 2018 By
MGK has released new mosquito inspection door hangers. This free resource was developed from conversations MGK’s territory managers had with pest management professionals (PMPs) about how the company could help to grow their businesses. The hangers allow PMPs to deliver... Read more»
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Mosquitoes, midges pester players during a World Cup match

July 5, 2018 By
Players and fans during a world cup match had to battle with clouds of insects at a Russian arena. Read more»
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Anti-saliva vaccine could curb mosquito bites

June 28, 2018 By
Scientists are searching for a way to help fight the effects of mosquito saliva by developing a vaccine against it. Because mosquito saliva can open the door for a number of diseases, this vaccine will protect against many pathogens. For... Read more»
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MGK: OneGuard Multi MoA Concentrate

June 27, 2018 By
OneGuard combines multiple modes of action — knockdown agent, long-lasting insecticide, synergist and insect growth regulator (IGR) — into one product with controlled-release technology. The result is knockdown within one hour, with kill and long-lasting control of mosquitoes and other labeled... Read more»
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