Pressrelease 02-02-2015 One of Australia’s leading pest control companies Flick Anticimex is pleased to announce it has completed a merger with the Enviropest Group, including Enviropest, 1300Termite, Termguard and Granitgard. The merger will take immediate effect.
Enviropest provides residential pest control services with a strong focus on termites and timber pests, complementing Flick Anticimex’s comprehensive range of services including pest control, weed control, hygiene services and hygiene consumables. Enviropest also offers a fantastic warranty service on all Termite Barrier Protection Systems, where residents are simply required to fill in the Warranty Activation form and their home will be protected for 50 years. The merger enables Flick Anticimex to become a frontrunner in the Australian pest control market and expand its geographical footprint across the continent and facilitate significant synergy potential through cross-selling in the residential sector.
“The merger is highly complementary and will see Flick Anticimex become one of Australia’s largest pest control companies. It highlights Anticimex’s commitment to be the leading international specialist within pest control and related services, embracing new technology in giving our customers peace of mind in their daily lives,” says Andrew Usher, Vice President Pacific and Managing Director of Flick Anticimex.
“The merger in Australia is a natural step in Anticimex’s vision to create a world leader in pest control. Our objective is to make the pest control industry more efficient and create solutions for our customers that will enable them to deal with emerging lifestyles and demands of the society. Together, we will continue to benefit from our shared and leading expertise, quality, methods and values, and do our utmost to be the most sought after business partner for our customers in Australia and New Zealand,” says Olof Sand, CEO and President of Anticimex.