JUNE 5, 2019
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View PMP's calendar for a full list of industry events. Email the editors to submit an event.
Webinar: The Key to Recurring Bed Bug Revenue
[June 6]
IPM for Food Plants Seminar
[June 11-12 | Hershey, Pa. ]
WVPMA Summer Training Blitz
[June 18 | Sutton, W.Va.]
OPMA Summer Meeting
[July 11-14 | Loudonville, Ohio]
NPMA Academy
[July 16-18 | Phoenix, Ariz.]
Digital Edition, ART: ISTOCK.COMWILDPIXEL, ARTEM PERETIAKO [Come and get it, cockroaches]

[Recognize the top 3 signs of 'bug season burnout']

[5 questions with Chris Poehlmann]

Products that are new to the pest industry
Control Solutions Inc.: ProFlex
MGK: OneGuard For Fleas, Ticks
Bird-B-Gone: 2019 Catalog
J.T. Eaton: Puffy D
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World Pest Day Celebrate World Pest Day tomorrow
June 6 is World Pest Day, a multinational event established to raise awareness among the public, government and media about the pest management industry.
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RELATED: Bed Bug Awareness Week ends June 8
Photo: Heather Gooch FMC hosts product launch in its hometown
By Heather Gooch
FMC kicked off the formal launch of both Scion Insecticide with UVX Technology and its True Champions rewards program in its Philadelphia, Pa., headquarters.
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Cockroach Battles | photo provided by CSI Unipest’s go-to cockroach solution
If a client has poor sanitation, there’s bound to be continual cockroach activity. Or so Unipest co-owners Craig Humphries and Cardon Ellis thought before making the switch to Control Solutions Inc.’s Tekko Pro.
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Massey Services Massey opens 3 service centers
Massey Services expanded its reach by opening three new locations. Read on to see where they are.
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RELATED: Massey sales event breaks records
Acquisitions proceed at full speed
There was a flurry of pest control company acquisitions in the past few weeks, including the following. Click on the headlines below for more details of each.
Arrow purchases Tropical Pest Management
Massey adds Venture Pest Control
Rose acquires Professional Pest Management
Modern completes acquisition of EHS Pest Services
Turner Pest Control buys PestShield
Photo provided by Zoëcon Professional Products/istock.com/abezonication Cut down on summer callbacks
As summer pest control calls are rolling in, are you correctly treating the right areas of your clients’ backyards to avoid callbacks? Learn tactics for effectively controlling mosquitoes, fire ants, ticks and wasps to help your homeowner customers enjoy their time outdoors this season.
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NCPMA NCPMA hosts reception for policymakers
The North Carolina Pest Management Association (NCPMA) hosted a reception at the North Carolina Museum of History for state representatives.
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NWCOA NWCOA seeks new management team
The National Wildlife Control Operators Association (NWCOA) is undertaking a strategic search for a new management team, after a nearly six-year tenure with Cooper Coron & Associates as its association management company.
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PPMA PPMA adds South Carolina PMP to board
The Professional Pest Management Alliance (PPMA) appointed Ben Walker of Greenville, S.C.-based Gregory Pest Solutions to its board of directors.
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Photo: CleanBrands Finally, bed bug blocking mattress encasement made for PMPs
You asked. We listened. We spent a lot of time talking "mattress encasements" with Pest Management Professionals and learned most PMPs believe they don't have a bed bug blocking mattress encasement designed with PMPs in mind. Now you do! Grab your free sample of CleanRest's new Bug Tech mattress encasement.
Kness Kness partners with vocational centers
Kness Manufacturing, an Iowa-based pest defense products manufacturer, continues to form strong relationships with various vocational rehabilitation centers throughout southern Iowa. Learn more about Kness' collaboration.
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ART: ISTOCK.COM/INKOUT/VJOM More mergers: Share your thoughts
Are you looking to sell your company? Or have you recently acquired another firm? We'd like to hear about the process. Take our confidential survey about mergers and acquisitions in the pest management industry.
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Bryan Gaspard Get better perimeter control
When it comes to battling Formosan termites in Louisiana, J&J Exterminating has had it's fair share of experience. The team trusts Control Solutions Inc.’s Taurus SC to get the job done.
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Frank Roy Arrow promotes Frank Roy to executive committee
Atlanta, Ga.-based Arrow Exterminators promoted Frank Roy, VP of the commercial division, to the company’s executive committee.
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RELATED: Arrow hosts Mother’s Day event at local hospital
FSS, Insects Limited FSS, Insects Limited name new leadership
New leadership is taking the reins of Fumigation Service & Supply Inc. (FSS) and Insects Limited Inc. 2019 PMP Hall of Fame inductee David Mueller, BCE, founded these companies in 1981 and 1982, respectively. Learn more about the new leadership team.
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Bill Nunan Real Green Systems names president
Bill Nunan joins Real Green Systems as president, succeeding the retiring Don Brown. See what this transition means for the company.
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Dr. Stuart Mitchell Doc Mitchell earns lifetime achievement award
Dr. Stuart Mitchell, BCE, technical director for PestWest USA, received the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award.
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Matt Paul PCI promotes chief marketing officer
Lula, Ga.-based Pest Control Insulation (PCI), makers of TAP Pest Control Insulation, promoted Matt Paul from marketing manager to chief marketing officer.
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