TACOMA, Wash., June 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Sprague Pest Solutions (www.spraguepest.com), a third-generation, family-owned provider of pest management services, was recently named to the Pest Control Technology Magazine Top 100 List, an annual compilation of the leading pest management companies in the United States. The list was included in the magazine's May issue (www.pctonline.com).
Industry research estimates there are more than 21,000 pest management companies in the United States and Tacoma-based Sprague Pest Solutions ranked 32nd on this year's list.
Sprague Pest Solutions specializes in providing preventive and remedial pest management services to clients in the highly regulated food manufacturing and service industries. The company works with food processors, packagers and retailers helping them stay compliant with the Food Safety Modernization Act, Global Food Safety Initiative audits and various federal, state and local health and safety regulations.
In addition to protecting clients' facilities from harmful pests including rodents, ants, cockroaches, bed bugs, nuisance birds, stinging insects, stored product pests, and flies, Sprague offers specialty technical services including heat treatments, fumigations, fumigation alternatives and large-scale bird exclusion.
"Being named to the PCT Top 100 List is a testament to the passionate dedication of our team and validates the business model we have been following for more than eight decades of delivering quality, dependable and innovative service to commercial and residential clients," says Alfie Treleven, CEO and president of Sprague Pest Solutions. "These principles have allowed us to evolve into the premier pest management service provider in the Pacific Northwest and Western Mountain Regions, and one of the leading pest management firms in the country."
In addition to servicing food industry clients Sprague services leading healthcare, hospitality, education, agriculture, education and multi-family housing facilities. It operates service centers in Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Utah and Colorado.
Sprague Pest Solutions, founded in 1926, is a Copesan Services partner (www.copesan.com).
SOURCE Sprague Pest Solutions