Orkin Establishes Franchise in Mexico City
Pest control leader expands to Mexico
Rollins Inc., a nationwide consumer services company (NYSE: ROL), announced today
that the company, through its wholly owned subsidiary Orkin, has established an
international franchise in Mexico City. This marks the company’s 19th international
“We are proud to bring Orkin services to one of the largest cities in the world—Mexico
City,” said Tom Luczynski, Orkin vice president of U.S. and international development
and franchising and technical support. “We are pleased to increase our growing international
presence and meet the pest control needs of customers in Mexico.”
Orkin Mexico City will offer both residential and commercial pest control, focusing
mainly on hotels, office buildings, food processing facilities, restaurants, hospitals
and apartments. Guillermo Roca, a chemical engineer, and Juan Pesqueira, owner and
manager of a logistics company, are the franchise owners.
Franchise employees will travel to Atlanta, Orkin’s U.S. headquarters, in May for
initial training at the company’s award-winning training center before returning
to Mexico to complete their training.