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3 tips for turning to outsourcing

March 20, 2019 By
Here are three steps that will help you find the best providers to handle your needs when outsourcing. Read more»
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Primera Technology: LX910

March 14, 2019 By
The new LX910 is Primera’s fastest-ever desktop color label printer. It can handle labels as wide as 8.25 inches and as small as 0.75 inch. This latest addition can print a 4×3-inch label with 50 percent coverage in just 3... Read more»
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Online is a lifeline for many PMPs

March 1, 2019 By
Share your pest control stories, problems and questions with other PMPs through social media groups. Read more»
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Improve review rate, improve your business, says Podium’s Jenson at ServSuite

February 21, 2019 By
Brad Jenson, executive vice president of business development for Podium Corp., was the Wednesday keynote speaker for ServicePro’s ServSuite University taking place Feb. 19-21, in Nashville, Tenn. Podium, a Lehi, Utah-based customer interaction platform provider, is the event’s platinum sponsor.... Read more»
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5 ways to improve your website

January 30, 2019 By
As an internet marketing provider, we have looked at hundreds of pest control service providers’ websites. Some websites are good. Some are bad. Some are terrible. We aren’t talking about graphics, or even search engine optimization (SEO) — although those... Read more»
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FLIR Systems: Bluetooth moisture meters

January 18, 2019 By
The new FLIR MR55 Pin Moisture Meter (left in photo) and FLIR MR59 Ball Probe Moisture Meter (right in photo) are accurate, professional, easy-to-use inspection tools for reading moisture measurements from a mobile device. The MR59 is a pinless moisture... Read more»
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BlytzPay: Mobile Payments

January 3, 2019 By
BlytzPay is a two-way communication platform that allows pest control firms to text customers anytime, anywhere, with secure billing and collections solutions. Collect via credit, debt, ACH and cash. Compatible with most CRM and accounting software, customizable solutions are also... Read more»
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Schedule termite inspections 24/7, online

December 27, 2018 By
Homeowners, business owners and real estate agents seeking termite inspectors typically want immediate results. That’s why one family-owned pest management company created and launched TermitePro.us, a website that lets customers schedule termite inspections online. “We saw this as a basic... Read more»
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Find greater efficiency with routing software

December 5, 2018 By
Technology makes it easy for pest management professionals (PMPs) to keep their businesses running smoothly. Software and apps make quick work of time-consuming and tedious tasks. Jamie Stocker, CPA, president of Apex Pest Control in Oakwood Village, Ohio, entered the... Read more»
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Local area codes send positive signal to customers

November 19, 2018 By
How much thought went into the selection of the phone number you use for your pest control business? You may have simply taken any available number out of convenience. Or perhaps you may have given it a bit more thought... Read more»
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