Rollins Acquires Scientific Pest Management

Rollins Acquires Scientific Pest Managment AustraliaOrkin Acquires Austrial Scientific Pest Management

Rollins, Inc., the parent company of Orkin, has acquired Scientific Pest Management, which provides pest control service throughout Australia through owned, franchise and partner companies. This acquisition gives Rollins brands nationwide Australian coverage.

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Rollins Enters United Kingdom with Acquisition of Safeguard Pest Control

Rollins Acquisition of Waltham Services Pest ControlRollins Acquires Safeguard UK

Rollins, Inc. the parent company of  Orkin, has acquired the stock of Safeguard Pest Control and Environmental Services Limited, operating in greater London and Southeastern England. The acquisition closed June 30 and is Rollins’ first company-owned operation in the United Kingdom. [Read more…]

Rollins Acquires Critter Control

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Rollins, Inc. (NYSE: ROL), a premier global consumer and commercial service company has purchased Critter Control, Inc., the franchisor of the nation’s leading wildlife control company.
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Rollins Acquires PermaTreat Pest and Termite Control

Rollins Acquires PermaTreat
Rollins, Inc. (NYSE: ROL), the parent company of Orkin Pest and Termite Control has signed a definitive agreement to acquire PermaTreat Pest Control Company, Inc. through a tax-free reorganization of PermaTreat’s parent, Wilco Enterprises, Inc. The all-stock merger, which is expected to close on August 1, is the first in Rollins’ recent history and carries significant potential tax benefits for Wilco’s stockholders.

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Australia: The New Frontier in Pest Control Acquisitions

Rollins, the parent company of Orkin, has finally taken the plunge. After years of international franchising, Rollins agreed to acquire Perth-based Allpest WA in January 2014.

Allpest generated approximately $25 million in 2013 and it is likely that Orkin will attempt to take a very similar path in Australia that it did in Canada, where it is now the dominant player in the Canadian market. [Read more…]

Rollins Acquires Allpest, a Leading Indepedent Australian Pest Control Provider

Orkin Rollins Acquires Allpest Pest Control Australia

RedRollinsPNGRollins, Inc. (NYSE:ROL), the parent company of Orkin, has acquired Allpest WA, the leading independent pest control provider in Western Australia. The acquisition is expected to close in February, and this is Rollins’ first business venture in Australia. Rollins’ goal is to become the leading pest control firm in Australia and this acquisition provides a strong foothold for the Atlanta-based pest control giant. [Read more…]

Rollins Acquires Waltham Services for $21.8 Million

Rollins Orkin Acquires Waltham ServicesRollins Acquisition of Waltham Services Pest Control

Rollins has acquired Waltham Services for $19.4 million in cash and the assumption of $2.4 million in liabilities.

Waltham Services was established in 1893 in Waltham, Massachusetts. With annual revenues exceeding $17 million, the commercial and residential pest control company ranked 33rd on PCT’s most recent Top 100 list.