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Rentokil awarded Queen’s Award for Enterprise Rentokil awarded Queen’s Award for Enterprise
It was announced today, 21 April 2017, that Rentokil Pest Control has been awarded The Queen’s Award for Enterprise for International Trade, recognising the business’s outstanding achievement in global trade.
 
NPTA roadshow dates announced NPTA roadshow dates announced
The National Pest Technicians Association (NPTA) is again running a series of regional training days in 2017. These are free to NPTA members but you don’t have to be a member to attend. For the token charge of just £25 to cover expenses, non-members can also participate.
 
Captured at PestEx! Captured at PestEx!
Have a quick look at our run down of some of the images we captured at PestEx over the two days of 22 & 23 March 2017 to gain a flavour of what went on. It was certainly a busy but fun international event. If you attended, check to see if you appear?
 
News from Bábolna Bio – a shooting Sensation at PestEx News from Bábolna Bio – a shooting Sensation at PestEx
Visitors to PestEx were invited to take aim, hit the target and win a great discount on their first purchase of the new Protect Sensation rodenticide from Bábolna Bio. The shooting game was clearly enjoyed by all visitors who found hitting the 10% discount target wasn’t quite as easy as it looked! The 5% discount however proved a little easier to achieve.
 
News from BL Group - eight products for the UK News from BL Group - eight products for the UK
One of the first big changes brought about by the strategic alliance between Bleu Line - B.L. Group of Italy and UK-based Hockley International is the introduction of eight Bleu Line - B.L. Group products into the UK market. The eight products in question comprise two permethrin and tetramethrin adulticides, two pyrethrin-based insecticides and four natural pest management products.
 
Seminars to suit everyone at PestEx Seminars to suit everyone at PestEx
PestEx 2017 staged a wide-ranging programme of seminars split between two separate areas, one dedicated to technical topics, the other to business matters. Over the two days there was something for everyone.
 
PestEx just gets bigger and better PestEx just gets bigger and better
All those who made the journey to ExCeL to attend, or exhibit, at PestEx 2017 came away happy. The effort was certainly considered worth it. Held on 22 & 23 March, at ExCeL in East London, this now seems the established home for the event, as it is the sixth time it has been located here.
 


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