Flick Anticimex strengthen its position in the Townsville area through the acquisition of Tactic Pest Control (“Tactic”)

Flick Anticimex closes its second acquisition in Queensland for the year and secures its market leader position in the Townsville area. The acquisition of Tactic strengthens the local operations especially within the termite and residential services.

Tactic was established in 2003 by George and Sandra Bell and will contribute with a strong presence in the area and support a geographical expansion of the Flick services as they have been servicing the city of Townsville, Magnetic Island, Charters Towers, Ayr and Ingham.

George Bell, Owner of Tactic commented:

“Joining Flick Anticimex represents for us a great opportunity. Being part of Flick Anticimex, profiting from their international experience as part of Anticimex Group, will allow us to further improve the quality level of our services by developing our alternative and preventive SMART pest control solutions. Also, I am pleased to offer to our present and future employees new possibilities offered to us being part of this growing global organization. I am very proud of the results that our family owned company has achieved, thanks to our team.

Dallas Hall, Regional General Manager – West Region, Flick Anticimex commented:

“I am very happy and enthusiastic about this transaction as Tactic is a renowned and well-run business in the Townsville area. We are all looking forward to working together with George and his Team as their culture of excellence toward employees and clients align naturally with the way we do things at Flick. Combining our decades of experience with the latest technological innovations will result in an even better customer service experience.”


For more information, please contact:

George Bell, Owner, Tactic Pest Control,

Phone +61 409 276 775, Email george.bell@tacticpestcontrol.com.au

Dallas Hall, Regional General Manager – West Region, Flick Anticimex

Phone +61 428 118 056, Email Dallas.Hall@flick.com.au


About Anticimex
Anticimex Group is the modern pest control company. Through prevention, new technology and sustainable solutions, we meet the new demands for healthy environments, for both individuals and businesses. Anticimex employs around 7 100 people, serving more than 3 million customers in 19 markets worldwide. Total revenue in 2019 amounted to approximately AUD 1.5 billion.

Read more at anticimex.com 

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