MARCH 7, 2018
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View PMP's calendar for a full list of industry events. Email the editors to submit an event.
ESA Eastern Branch Meeting
[March 17-19 | Anapolis, Md.]
NPMA Legislative Day
[March 18-20 | Washington, D.C.]
ESA North Central Branch Meeting
[March 18-21 | Madison, Wis.]
ESA Southwestern Branch Meeting
[March 25-29 | Albuquerque, N.M.]
UPFDA 50th Anniversary Conference
[April 17-19 | Chicago, Ill.]
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ServiceMaster to acquire Copesan
ServiceMaster has agreed to purchase and combine its Terminix national account pest control operations with Copesan Services, an alliance of independent, privately held pest management companies.
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Credit: Alkestida NPMA: Remote monitoring in foodservice
By Diane Sofranec
As part of our continuing coverage on rodent technologies, we asked the National Pest Management Association (NPMA) to weigh in on the use of electronic remote monitoring systems in foodservice facilities. Here's what they had to say.
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Bird Barrier A discreet solution
When the aesthetics of your client’s property matters, pest management professionals have to consider more than just the effectiveness of a product. Learn how one company worked with Bird Barrier to find the right bird repellent solution.
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Anticimex purchases Turner Pest Control
Stockholm, Sweden-based Anticimex continues its U.S. expansion with the acquisition of Jacksonville, Fla.-based Turner Pest Control. Get the details.
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Modern Pest acquires All-Star
Modern Pest Services, an Anticimex company based in Brunswick, Maine, acquired Boston, Mass.-based All-Star Pest Services. Learn more about the deal.
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Viking buys RJS Pest Management Specialists
Warren, N.J.-based Viking Termite & Pest Control, an Anticimex company, acquired New York Coity-based RJS Pest Management Specialists.
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Pest Control Insulation to host photo contest
Lula, Ga.-based Pest Control Insulation will host its first-ever "Attic Madness" photo contest to elevate awareness of proper attic health and show the opportunity pest and wildlife professionals have to solve those issues. Find out how to enter.
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Credit: next143 NYC named ‘dirtiest US city' due to pests, litter
New York City has more pests and litter than any other location in the U.S., making it "the dirtiest city in America," according to cleaning service company Busy Bee. See how other cities stack up.
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Finally, bed bug blocking mattress encasements now cost less
You asked. We listened. We spent a lot of time talking "mattress encasements" with Pest Management Professionals and have learned most PMPs believe they don't have a bed bug blocking mattress encasement designed with PMPs in mind. Now you do! Introducing CleanRest's new Bug Tech mattress encasement, the preferred workhorse for bed bug jobs.
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NPMA seeks committee volunteers
The National Pest Management Association (NPMA) is asking for committee member nominations for the 2018-2019 membership year. View the list of committees and complete an application.
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Goforth N.C. association inducts Goforth into Hall of Fame
The North Carolina Pest Management Association (NCPMA) inducted Arrow Pest Control President R.B. Goforth Jr. into its Hall of Fame. Learn more about the second-generation pest management professional.
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Truly Nolen Truly Nolen hosts
'Insect Day’

Truly Nolen Pest Control hosted its first-ever National Insect Day in conjunction with its 80th anniversary celebration. Get the details.
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Take this quiz to test your knowledge of these harmless hexapods.
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CSI Taurus SC works its magic in New Orleans
Entomologist Joe Martin of Terminix recommends Control Solution Inc.’s termiticide Taurus SC for professional termite control. Hear what Martin has to say about this effective product and how he uses it in New Orleans.
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Jensen BASF names US director
BASF Professional & Specialty Solutions named Stephanie Jensen director of its U.S. business, which focuses on the pest control, turf, ornamentals and vegetation management/forestry markets. Learn more about Jensen's 16-year career at BASF.
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