Orkin Acquires Local Pest Control Company

Pest Control Leader Expands Service Area in Southern Texas.

 Orkin, the Atlanta-based pest control leader, recently expanded its employee base and service area with the acquisition of Redi-National Pest Eliminators near Tyler, Texas.

“We look forward to expanding Orkin’s customer base in Texas and gaining valuable local employees,” said Bob Hines, director of acquisitions for Orkin. “We welcome the opportunity to work with the Redi-National team to continue to provide local residents and businesses with quality pest control service.”

Bobbi and Lloyd Robertson founded Redi-National Pest Eliminators nearly 25 years ago. Following the acquisition, Bobbi Robertson will retire from the business and Lloyd Robertson will join Orkin’s Tyler branch as a service manager. Redi-National’s employees will join Orkin’s Tyler branch.

Orkin’s locations in Dallas also support the Tyler area.

About Orkin, LLC

Founded in 1901, Atlanta-based Orkin is an industry leader in essential pest control services and protection against termite damage, rodents and insects in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Europe, Central America, the Middle East, the Caribbean, Asia and the Mediterranean. With more than 400 locations, Orkin’s almost 8,000 employees serve approximately 1.7 million customers. The company serves homeowners and numerous industries, including food and beverage processing, foodservice, hospitality, healthcare, retail, warehousing, property/facilities management, schools and institutions. Learn more about Orkin at http://www.orkin.com. Orkin is a wholly owned subsidiary of Rollins, Inc. (NYSE: ROL).