PestWorld East 2019, drew the participation of over 350 leading officials and pest control experts from the UAE and abroad, at The St. Regis Abu Dhabi. The conference facilitated the exchange of knowledge on a range of topics related to sustainable pest control, as well as networking with specialists from leading global universities and research centers with the aim of improving the efficiency of pest control operations.
“The conference exhibited more than 200 innovative pest detection and control products and equipment items. The event has proven its mettle as an invaluable boost to the integrated pest management sector in the country through providing a key platform for exploring the latest technologies and innovations. The recommendations from the conference, drafted by leading experts from across the globe, will go a long way in advancing scientific research in this vital domain.”
- Mohammed Al Marzouqi, Pest Control Projects Director at Tadweer
The United States structural pest control industry is comprised of nearly 20,000 pest control firms. The professional pest control industry generated an estimated $8.971 billion in total service revenue in 2018, a 4.4 percent increase from the $8.597 billion measured in 2017, according to the latest report A Strategic Analysis of the U.S. Structural Pest Control Industry from Specialty Consultants, LLC. More than 80 percent of the residential pest control revenue came from services provided under annual contracts, with the remainder generated from one-time clean-out treatments.
All nominations must be received by August 31, 2019
NPMA is now accepting nominations for the annual Women of Excellence Award, sponsored by Target Specialty Products. This award is open to women across the pest management industry - pest control companies, manufacturers, research organizations, etc. - who demonstrate outstanding leadership and have made notable contributions to the development and growth of the profession, their business, and other women in the industry. Click here for more information and to nominate a candidate.
On Tuesday, April 23 from 2-3 p.m. EST QualityPro is hosting a webinar covering the QualityPro Drug-Free Workplace standard. All companies are encouraged to attend. Seay Management Associates will join QualityPro staff to go over the standard, review the model drug-free workplace policy, talk about how to fairly implement and enforce a policy, and answer your questions about how employers should handle changing marijuana laws.
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar. If you are unable to attend but would like to receive the recording, please register and we will send it to you.
As a membership benefit, NPMA has developed a gallery of
pest images at My.NPMAPestWorld.org for use by NPMA members.
360 Pest Solutions, LLC of Mansfield, OH
A+ Termite & Pest Control of Mooresville, NC
Pest Arrest of Norman, OK
United Agricare India PVT LTD of India
The Spring issue of Pest Gazette will help you give your customers and prospects a description of the various types of pests that may take over their home during the season.
Pest Gazette is available in a printed format and also available in a NEW digital format that is perfect for online marketing! Click here to start customizing your Pest Gazette today!
Monday, April 22, 2019 4:00pm EDT | Register
Hosted by NPMA’s Technology Committee, attendees will learn how to improve their communication and engagement with their employees using a variety of technology tools. Don’t miss this webinar to hear how you can stay on top of new technologies!
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Marketing Made Easy with Mainframe: A digital marketing agency designed exclusively for pest control companies, click here to view.
The Association of Pest Control Companies of Catalonia (ADEPAP) forum is designed to gather together pest management professionals who are seeking ideas to address industry challenges. This year’s conference covered the latest digital technologies and ways to effectively implement them into a pest control servicing business.
Tony Massey, President of Massey Services, is pleased to announce the addition of David Early as the digital marketing director at the company’s corporate headquarters located in Orlando.
Although spring has just begun, tick season is already well underway. The slew of wet weather seen across the country has ticks crawling out and about earlier than usual.
An annoying gnat explosion in the valley was caused by the wet winter.
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Their larvae slowly suck the arachnids' guts out after wasps infiltrate the spiders' webs.
As a leader, you want to think that your team would never turn on you, but it does happen—even to the most confident and competent of leaders. The way you respond in such a situation is critical.
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Those who have something to prove tend to go the extra mile when it comes to their work.
We often learn more about ourselves and our businesses in times of trouble. Here are tips for handling a crisis like a boss.
Let’s face it when someone loves their job it shows in their demeanor and actions. If that someone happens to be a manager, the positive perspective comes through in everyone’s demeanor and actions.
CBS SF Bay Area
Students living in an all-female dormitory at University of California at Berkeley say they are living in deplorable conditions and they have had enough.
The New York Times
A slithering, 17-foot Burmese python found at Big Cypress National Preserve in the Florida Everglades weighed 140 pounds and took four people to carry.