May 2016

Top 100



Stopping Argentine Ants

University of California, Riverside, researchers add Argentine ant pheromones to bait and find a 74 percent reduction in ant activity.


New Technology Supplement

House of Cards

How can partnering with a merchant service provider to process credit card payments help your pest management firm?

Connecting with Customers

As personal interaction at accounts declines, ABC Home & Commercial technicians are communicating with customers via custom smart apps. Here’s how.

IR Technology: Can You See Me Now?

Few companies were willing to invest the tens of thousands of dollars it once took to get a reliable thermal imaging camera, but now that you can tuck one into your pocket for about $250, PMPs across the country are giving it a try.

Technology Product Guide

A review of new software and other technology products being used in the pest control industry.