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Moving on at PestTech Moving on at PestTech
The first seminar of the day at PestTech 2018 was billed as The industry moves on, so it was quite appropriate that Simon Forrester, who is himself moving on to new pastures in the New Year, opened the session.
 
Tech talks at PestTech Tech talks at PestTech
2017 saw a new venue for PestTech the Ricoh Arena in Coventry. This meant that PestTech 2017 offered a range of technical presentations in a much more accessible and ‘presentation friendly’ facility. Once again the presentations spanned a wide variety of topics and all were well attended.
 
Peruplagas – South America gets in on the act Peruplagas – South America gets in on the act
Many of our readers will be very familiar with the events in Europe and the USA. So it is with pleasure we can include some coverage of a recent event held in Lima, Peru on 9 & 10 November.
 
Much more in Baltimore Much more in Baltimore
This year’s PestWorld event was held from 24 to 27 October 2017 in Baltimore, Maryland – or, as it was christened, B’More. As ever, it was very well supported by its home audience of US pest professionals, as well as by a large contingent from around the world.
 
News from Hockley International at PestWorld News from Hockley International at PestWorld
The team from UK-based Hockley International took the opportunity at PestWorld 2017 to hold a private conference for their long-standing customers from countries such as Uruguay, Honduras, Barbados, El Salvador and Nicaragua.
 
News from Plastdiversity - Apollo launched News from Plastdiversity - Apollo launched
Portuguese company, Plastdiversity, launched its new affordable and reliable Apollo bait station at PestWorld this October.
 
At the exhibition – what caught the visitors’ attention? At the exhibition – what caught the visitors’ attention?
With nearly 200 exhibits to look over within a massive exhibition hall running to 125,000 square feet of space, any visitor had to be pretty determined to check out every exhibition stand – or booth as they are called in the US. Within the time available, and after asking contacts what caught their eye, here is our round-up of what we spotted. Apologies to those we missed.
 


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