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Rentokil Acquires Leading Vector Disease Control Company

The Potomac Company is pleased to announced the acquisition of its client, Vector Disease Control, LLC ("VDA"), North America's largest provider of mosquito control services, by Rentokil North America. This acquisition is Rentokil's largest US acquisition since it acquired Steritech in late 2015. Headquartered in Little Rock, Arksansas, VDA operates from 52 offices in 32 … [Read More...]

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Pest Control Company Valuation and M&A 101 – WEBINAR REPLAY

Valuing a pest control business for internal or external sale.  In this webinar, Pest Control Valuation and M&A 101: The Fundamentals, we cover the following: Every pest control business has a range of values simultaneously Fair Market Value is what the business is worth to you (the current shareholders) while Investment Value is what the […]

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Anticimex Acquires Modern Pest Services

The Potomac Company is pleased to announce the acquisition of its client, Modern Pest Services, by Anticimex. Modern Pest Services, a family owned pest control company founded in 1945 is based in Brunswick, Maine. Modern Pest is the independent market leader in the New England market and provides high quality pest control and wildelife services to […]

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Anticimex Acquires Turner Pest Control

Anticimex continued expansion in U.S. with the acquisition of Turner Pest Control. Headquartered in Jacksonville, Fla,  with offices throughout the state, Turner is a leading pest management firms in northeast Florida, ranking 48th on last year's PCT Top … [Read More...]

ServiceMaster to Acquire Copesan for $150 Million

On February 26, 2018, ServiceMaster entered into an agreement to purchase and combine its Terminix national account pest control operations with Copesan Services, Inc., one of the largest national providers of commercial pest management in the … [Read More...]

Rentokil Acquires Leading Vector Disease Control Company

The Potomac Company is pleased to announced the acquisition of its client, Vector Disease Control, LLC ("VDA"), North America's largest provider of mosquito control services, by Rentokil North America. This acquisition is Rentokil's largest US acquisition … [Read More...]

Anticimex Sells 19% Stake, Implied Enterprise Value of $2.7 Billion

The majority owner of Anticimex, EQT Vl, a Swedish private equity firm, has entered into an agreement to sell a 19% minority interest in Anticimex to AMF, AP6, Volito, and Cubera. Potomac estimates Anticimex’s 2018E EBITA to be approximately $115 million, … [Read More...]

Rollins to Acquire Northwest Exterminating Co for $120 Million in Cash

  Rollins, Inc. has entered into a definitive purchase agreement with Northwest Exterminating Co., Inc. to acquire its pest control business. This will be a cash purchase, and the transaction is expected to close in early August, subject to the … [Read More...]