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Bayer appoints new sales manager to lead Digital Pest Management
Bayer appoints new sales manager to lead Digital Pest Management
Bayer has appointed a new sales manager, Gary Nicholas, to lead its latest offering to the pest control sector, Digital Pest Management.
BASF introduces Selontra in Europe
BASF introduces Selontra in Europe
BASF has launched Selontra, which it heralds as an innovative rodenticide bait that offers several unique advantages for professional users.
Rentokil reports strong performance in third quarter
Rentokil reports strong performance in third quarter
Rentokil Initial said it benefited from growth in the third quarter, boosted by a strong performance at its hygiene business and a return to pest control growth.
Stourbridge pest control firm to star in Filthy Britain SOS TV series
Stourbridge pest control firm to star in Filthy Britain SOS TV series
West Midlands-based pest control firm Pest Interceptors is set to appear on reality show Filthy Britain SOS after programme makers followed the team around on jobs as they tried to help get rid of rodents and insects.
Javelin Services to recruit an operations manager
Javelin Services to recruit an operations manager
Javelin Services, a privately-owned business that introduced British standards of pest control to Myanmar three years ago and now has over 125 employees, is looking to recruit an operations manager.
The true cost of gull netting
The true cost of gull netting
With gull netting often seen as an expensive solution to a problem, a pest control company said that while costs are obviously an important factor in gull control, this often forces companies to consider cheaper alternatives.
Grant funding supports humane pest control technology
Grant funding supports humane pest control technology
An Isle of Wight-based pest control business has launched an innovative humane pest control system with the help of matched grant funding from the island’s Rural Business Resilience Fund.
Edinburgh's rat population is 'out of control'
Edinburgh's rat population is 'out of control'
A Scotland-based pest management professional has reported that Edinburgh's rat population is “out of control” with rodents gathering in gardens and building “burrow upon burrow”.


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