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CURRENT ISSUE ONLINE EXTRAS PCT PODCASTS MESSAGE BOARD AUGUST 29, 2011
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HEADLINE NEWS

'Rat Busters NYC' Premieres on the Animal Planet
New York pest management professionals Jimmy Tallman and Michael Morales of Magic Exterminating (a New York City and Long Island based company) are the stars of “Rat Busters NYC,” a new series that premiered last week on the Animal Planet. MORE >>

Khapra Beetles Turning Up at U.S. Points of Entry
The beetle has been turning up more frequently at U.S. points of entry, including the Port of New York and New Jersey, where U.S. Customs and Border Protection reported finding the beetles in two shipments of rice from Pakistan less than a month apart.

Terminix Enters Joint Venture with SIS in India
Terminix has entered into a joint venture with Security and Intelligence Services (India) Ltd. to perform pest and termite control services in India

PPMA Announces Premiere of Pest Quest Season 2
“Pest Quest” is the educational children’s show that teaches kids about the fascinating world of insects, rodents and small wildlife.

Flying Insects and Ants Top Summer Pests, Orkin Reports
According to a recent Omnibus survey conducted by Orkin flies (45 percent), flying and stinging insects (40 percent) and mosquitoes (39 percent) were most frequently seen in and around homes within the past month. In addition, 30 of 31 Orkin regional offices across the U.S. confirmed that ants are among the top summer pests affecting homeowners.

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REGIONAL NEWS

NJPMA 64th Annual Clinic, Trade Show & Clambake Another Successful Event
This year a SRO crowd of 527, including 49 exhibitors, filled the main auditorium of Cook College of Rutgers University to hear, among others, Terminix's Fred Strickland (pictured) on “Training for Pest Control from the Customer Perspective.” MORE >>

Bug Doctor Earns Quality Pro Certification
Bug Doctor Termite & Pest Control/Bird Doctor Nationwide recently completed the designation to be Quality Pro Certified.


PEOPLE

UC-Riverside's Preda Receives Grant to Study Tick-Transmitted Diseases
A $1.6 million grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) will enable Joao Pedra, entomologist at the University of California, Riverside to study how our immune system responds to rickettsial infection.

Terminix's Chris Brundige Interviewed About Keeping College Kids Bed Bug-Free
The Washington Post article provided a crash course in battling bed bugs with comments from Brundige.


INTERNATIONAL

Brazil Plays Host to Sixth ICUP
This is the first time the International Conference on Urban Pests (ICUP) was held in South America and it attracted more than 200 delegates from 20 countries.


MULTIMEDIA

Video: One of the World's Oldest Route Technicians
David Fincannon, A-All Pest Termite Exterminators, interviews Emile Papas, VP Exterminators, Houston. Papas has been running a pest control route since WWII.


SUPPLIER NEWS

Univar PP&S Opens Operations in Cancun, Mexico
The new location, in the heart of the Rivera Maya, is the company’s fourth location in Mexico.

FMC Introduces @FMCbedbug, a Bed Bug Twitter Feed
FMC Professional Solutions created the Twitter account to keep pest management professionals informed with bed bug news, interesting facts, valuable business tips, best practices and solutions.

Mark Westover Promoted to VP of Global Sales at Bell Laboratories
In this position Westover will continue to manage the company’s U.S. professional sales team, in addition to directing its international sales representatives.


PROMOTIONS

LG Life Sciences Nifty Fifty Frequent Buyer Incentive
LG Life Sciences has added Fenvastar EcoCap to its Nifty Fifty Frequent Buyer Incentive Program. Pest management professionals who have earned 50 points can obtain a 42-inch LG LED television.

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