The American Academy of Dermatology has released a new video titled “How to Check for Bedbugs" video that is part of the Dermatology A to Z: Video Series. The new video provides tips on what to look for. The AAD offers relatable videos that demonstrate tips people can use to properly care for their skin, hair and nails.
Bugs are nasty, and Orkin is deeply invested in destroying them. But that doesn't mean they can't teach us deep life lessons. That's the somewhat schizophrenic yet oddly endearing takeaway from "Bug Wisdom," a comical new online campaign for the pest control company from The Richards Group.
Eight videos show bugs doing bug-like things — munching on leaves, crawling on twigs, sucking your blood — with amusingly exaggerated sounds. At the end of each, a pleasing aphorism appears on screen, ascribing meaning to what we've seen. (Example: A dung beetle whistles happily as it rolls a ball of dung around. Bug Wisdom: "When life hands you dung, just roll with it.")
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NEW YORK — As part of Bug Off Pest Control Center’s Great Events series, a unique evening of education and relaxation celebrating the culture of Sweden will be held on Wednesday, July 30, at Coogan’s Restaurant in Manhattan.
The program begins with a recertification Workshop presented by Jeff McGovern, who will demonstrate the Cryonite System and will discuss the use of freezing in pest management. After the seminar, attendees will gather in a private room decorated with Scandinavian and wintry motifs with staff dressed in traditional Swedish attire. Participants will enjoy Swedish music while feasting on Swedish delicacies and flowing drinks. Guests will receive unique gifts, prizes, promos, discounts and special offers. This program is geared towards owners, operators, managers, supervisors and other decision-makers who are serious about adding Cryonite to their arsenal. Attendees will get the chance to try Cryonite hands-on and the System will be offered at a deep discount that day.
Admission is $125 Those who attended the 2013 New York Pest Expo and can present their patch will be admitted for $95. The deadline for registration is July 21. Space is limited, so people are encouraged to sign up soon. For more information, visit www.bugoffpccenter.com, call 212/781-2304 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — A Florida family is suing a rental company after they said they rented a bed that was infested with bed bugs, AJC reports.
The infestation they say was due to the bed rented from Aaron's Furnture was so bad the Teel-Hainey family said they had to throw out all their clothes and furniture.
AUSTIN, Texas – Univar Environmental Sciences announced the arrival of new kiosks and information centers coming to its ProCenters.
To improve the customer shopping experience, many ProCenters across the country will start to be outfitted with the new information centers and touchscreen kiosks, beginning this month.
PMPs will have in-store access to exclusive monthly promotions, product information, Premier Services, print-ready labels and SDSs, and PestWeb.com, all at their fingertips.
“We want to maximize the experience and time PMPs spend at our ProCenters, so investing in these kiosks and information centers was essential. Keeping up with the latest information is key to maintaining and growing their businesses,” said Karl J. Kisner, vice president of marketing, Environmental Sciences & Agriculture. “And we’re able to educate and inform our customers by utilizing the latest in touchscreen technology.”
The rollout of the new kiosks and information centers to 54 ProCenter locations is scheduled to be completed by the end of June.