Tag: technology

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Bird-B-Gone: VR Courses

November 9, 2018 By
Bird-B-Gone has developed new virtual reality (VR) training courses. This series places professionals in engaging, real-world, 360-degree environments that provide an immersive training experience. This leads to reduced training time and cost, with a greater educational benefit — ultimately creating... Read more»
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Rodent control: Latest technological inventions for effective outcomes

October 15, 2018 By
Editor’s Note: What follows is Take Care Termite & Pest Control’s Raymond Web’s explanation of some recent technology advancements to help PMPs with rodent control. Constant research and innovation in the pest control industry have revolutionized the way this industry functions and delivers.... Read more»
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Avitrol: App 2.0

October 4, 2018 By
Version 2.0 of Avitrol’s app takes tech-based bird control a step further. In this version, you’ll find updated bid calculating functionality, a built-in dilution calculator functionality with intuitive input suggestions for sensitive bird treatments, and the most detailed pest bird... Read more»
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When your business expands, so should your website

September 21, 2018 By
Your company website needs to stay updated with all company changes and expansions. Read more»
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Technology in rodent control offers real-time information

August 31, 2018 By
Today’s technology includes trap detection systems, which provide real-time detection of rodent activity. A typical system alerts with text and/or email, identifying which rodent station was triggered, which allows for faster removal of the rodent. Real-time information about rodent activity... Read more»
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Invest in good technology for rodent control

August 25, 2018 By
Read these few ways to win bids, improve service and help maintain a pest-free environment. Read more»
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Use technology to inspect rodent traps

August 20, 2018 By
If you’re routinely inspecting outdoor traps or cages spread out over a wide area, try using a D-wap (drone with a phone). Drones can monitor standard traps or cages augmented with wireless sensors from a height of up to 300... Read more»
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How live operators optimize operations

August 8, 2018 By
Read three reasons why you budget for a live person to answer your pest control calls, even after business hours. Read more»
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Tips for marketing pest control to Millennials

August 6, 2018 By
When building your marketing strategy, remember Millennials trust social media, friends and family for referrals. Read more»
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5 generational marketing tips

July 13, 2018 By
The PPMA offers five marketing tips to grab the attention of Millennials, Gen-xers and Baby Boomers. Read more»
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