CURRENT READER POLL

PCT keeps a pulse on the industry with timely Reader Poll questions. Below is the most recent question for pest management professionals at www.pctonline.com/poll Do you require new customers to leave a credit card on file?

READER POLL RESULTS

Here’s a look at results from a recent Reader Poll:

Joseph Berger, Bugwood.org
Source: PCT Online Reader Poll, April 2020

VIDEO: Massive Fumigation of a Historic Hawaiian Hotel

Kama’aina Termite and Pest Control recently completed its largest project to date, the fumigation of Hawai’i Island’s historic Mauna Kea Beach Hotel. With a daily crew averaging at least 24 full-time fumigators, Kama’aina Termite and Pest Control was able to successfully treat more than 7 million cubic feet of hotel space during a 12-day span (late April to early May 2020). Watch a video of this fumigation by downloading it from the Online Extras section on the PCT Online homepage.

Free Pest Control Webinars

Throughout the year PCT hosts FREE webinars sponsored by leading industry suppliers. In March, PCT hosted “The Secret to 90-Day Pest Control with Scion,” presented by FMC. In May, PCT hosted an informative webinar about the KritterSense Remote Monitoring System sponsored by Kness, as well as “From Search to Sold — 100% Digitally,” presented by Podium. Download these and other webinars.

Nominate a Technician of the Year Online

In May, PCT launched its annual Technician of the Year awards program. The awards, sponsored by BASF, recognize a trio of standout service professionals in the residential, commercial and termite categories. Be sure to nominate your company’s standout service professionals. For your convenience you can fill out the online form at www.pctonline.com/page/tech20/.

 

Online Extras

Visit https://training.pctonline.com or Veseris’s ProTraining website for PCT’s online label training program — a FREE service for the professional pest control market provided by PCT. Created by industry consultant Stoy Hedges, the courses use photographs, video clips and reference materials to challenge users’ knowledge, experience and problem-solving skills for a wide range of products and pest problems.