NOVEMBER 15, 2017
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Products that are new to the pest industry
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UpcomingEvents
View PMP's calendar for a full list of industry events. Email the editors to submit an event.
NPMA Technology Summit
[November 28–30 | Salt Lake City, Utah]
Ohio Pest Management Association ACE Prep and Exam
[Dec. 5-6 | Columbus, Ohio]
Allergy Technologies’ ProActive Prevention Bed Bug Symposium
[Dec. 5 | San Jose, Calif., & Dec. 7 | Anaheim, Calif.]
BedBug Central’s BedBug University:
Boot Camp

[Dec. 5-8 in Princeton, N.J.]
Purdue Pest Management Conference
[Jan. 8–10 | West Lafayette, Ind.]
TOP STORY
PestWorld PestWorld 2017 breaks attendance record
The National Pest Management Association reported 3,700 pest management professionals navigated the PestWorld exhibit hall that showcased more than 200 companies, marking the largest event in its history.
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ON THE RECORD
WDI PMP survey: Share your WDI insights, win prizes
By Heather Gooch
We’re gearing up for our annual termite and wood-destroying insect (WDI) survey, and we need your help. Complete the survey by Nov. 30 for your chance at winning a prize.
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GPS Insight NEW REPORT: State of the Fleet Management Market
Hundreds of Pest Control Operators were surveyed about how they manage their mobile workforce. The report covers whether or not they use GPS technology, why and how they use it, and the results they’ve experienced.
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INDUSTRY INTEL
Rentokil acquires vector control company
Rentokil Initial plc acquired mosquito control and lake management service provider Vector Disease Control International. The new service line for Rentokil North America will include chemical treatments, mechanical vegetation removal, aeration and fountain management.
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Target Specialty Products to distribute SenesTech's ContraPest
Under a new national national distribution agreement, Target Specialty Products will distribute, market and sell SenesTech's rodent fertility control product ContraPest. Discover details about the agreement.
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Liphatech announces Challenge winners
Liphatech named three pest management professionals winners of its soft bait challenge, which shows how FirstStrike, Resolv and TakeDown perform against conventional rodent bait. See who took home the prizes.
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Apply to attend the PMP Growth Summit
By invitation only and limited in attendance, the PMP Growth Summit brings together pest management professionals and suppliers to address challenges and examine the latest solutions in the marketplace in an intimate setting. Find out whether you qualify to attend this exclusive event.
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  SPONSORED CONTENT
TAP Constructing a
pest-free environment

When searching for ways to build customer trust, start with the attic. Pest management professionals can reduce household energy use and protect against pests with an attic restoration program.
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ASSOCIATION NEWS
Dept. of Defense PWIPM chapters to host painting parties
The Michigan and New Jersey chapters of Professional Women in Pest Management (PWIPM) are hosting holiday painting parties in December. Get the details.
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Target/Tunis Target makes PestWorld debut, sponsors award
Target Specialty Producst made its exhibitor debut at the National Pest Management Association's PestWorld 2017, and also sponsored the Woman of Excellence Award.
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GIVING BACK
Jenkins Bobby Jenkins named 'Austinite of the Year'
Bobby Jenkins, owner and CEO of ABC Home and Commercial Services, Austin, Texas, was named the 2017 Austinite of the Year by the Greater Austin Chamber of Commerce.
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Massey Massey CEO recognized for philanthropy
Massey Services Chairman and CEO Harvey Massey was honored with the H. Clifford Lee Lifetime Achievement Award from the Association of Fundraising Professionals.
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CLOSE-UP
PMP HOF Videos: PMP Hall of Fame induction ceremony
The 2017 class of Pest Management Professional's (PMP's) Hall of Fame was honored at a black-tie ceremony on the eve of PestWorld. Watch videos chronicling the inductees' careers, as well as acceptance speeches.
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MOVERS & SHAKERS
Nickerson Truly Nolen promotes sales development manager
Truly Nolen Pest Control promoted Mike Nickerson to its Western region sales development manager. Learn more about his more than 10 years of experience at the company.
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