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.