Tag: Orkin

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Terminix appoints technical manager

October 18, 2019 By
PMP editorial advisory board member Kim Kelley-Tunis, ACE, BCE, joined the Terminix Commercial technical team and will assume the role of technical manager. Read more»
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Industry advocates weigh in on California’s proposed rodenticide ban

September 26, 2019 By , and
Pest control industry advocates share their perspectives on California's proposed legislation to ban second-generation anticoagulant rodenticides. Read more»
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Orkin purchases Greenleaf Organic Pest Management

August 26, 2019 By
Orkin acquired Greenleaf Organic Pest Management based in North Hollywood, Calif. Greenleaf was founded by Stan and Lori Lake in 1998. Read more»
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Protecting people and pollinators

June 25, 2019 By
Meet the pest control pros who safely relocate pollinators and honey bees that threaten public health. And educate customers at the same time. Read more»
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World Pest Day to be held in June

May 24, 2019 By
June 6 is World Pest Day, a multinational event established to raise awareness among the public, government and media about the pest management industry. Read more»
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Rollins wins workplace award

March 6, 2019 By
Rollins Inc. was named a top workplace in Atlanta, Ga., by The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. This is the third consecutive year Rollins received the Top Workplaces Award. The company ranked 16th in the large business category. The Top Workplaces list recognizes... Read more»
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Orkin releases Top 50 Termite Cities list

March 5, 2019 By
Orkin released its first-ever Top 50 Termite Cities list. Miami, Fla., tops the list, followed by Los Angeles, Calif., in second place. Tampa, Fla.; New York, N.Y.; and New Orleans, La., round out the Top 5, respectively. The list is... Read more»
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Texas A&M’s IPM Experience House

December 7, 2018 By
In April 2017, the Dallas-based Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service unveiled the newly constructed Integrated Pest Management (IPM) Experience House, designed to be a working classroom where pest management professionals (PMPs) can gain experience in settings similar to where they... Read more»
John Cambridge, owner of the Philadelphia Insectarium & Butterfly Pavilion, left, receives the check from Orkin Region Sales Manager David McDeavitt. PHOTO: ORKIN

Orkin helps Insectarium after robbery

November 5, 2018 By
In August, the Philadelphia Insectarium & Butterfly Pavilion was robbed of 7,000 of its insects — and Orkin Pest Control stepped up in support. To help get the bugs back, the Atlanta, Ga.-based pest management company implemented a match campaign... Read more»
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Orkin acquires YPPC

August 22, 2018 By
Atlanta, Ga.-based Orkin Pest Control has acquired Your Pest Control Co. (YPPC), Fort Worth, Texas. The Potomac Co. represented YPCC in the deal; terms were not disclosed. Founded in 1997 by David and Dorene Norris, YPPC is one of the... Read more»
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