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Oct 15, 2019, 00:01 ET Chicago ocupa el primer lugar en la lista de Orkin de las 50 Ciudades con Más Ratas por quinta vez consecutiva

El invierno se acerca, y los roedores también. Orkin publicó hoy su lista de las 50 Ciudades con Más Ratas, y por quinta vez consecutiva, Chicago...


Oct 15, 2019, 00:01 ET Chicago Ranked #1 City on Orkin's Top 50 Rattiest Cities List for Fifth Consecutive Time

Winter is coming, and so are the rodents. Orkin released its Top 50 Rattiest Cities list today, and for the fifth consecutive time, Chicago takes the ...


May 20, 2019, 00:01 ET Atlanta Clenches Top Spot on Orkin's 2019 Mosquito Cities List

For the sixth year in a row, the Atlanta area tops pest control leader Orkin's Top 50 Mosquito Cities list, released today. Second on the list is the ...


May 20, 2019, 00:01 ET Atlanta ocupa el primer lugar en la lista de las Principales Ciudades de Mosquitos de 2019 de Orkin

Por sexto año consecutivo, el área de Atlanta encabeza la lista de las 50 Principales Ciudades de Mosquitos elaborada por Orkin, el líder en el...


Oct 16, 2017, 06:07 ET Chicago Tops Orkin Top 50 Rattiest Cities List for Third Time

Fall temperatures are on the way and so are the rodents. Orkin released its Top 50 Rattiest Cities list today. For the third consecutive ranking,...


Mar 28, 2016, 07:18 ET Atlanta, Southeast Region Top Mosquito Cities List

The Atlanta area tops pest control leader Orkin's list of Top Mosquito Cities for the third year in a row. Atlanta is followed on the list by Chicago ...


Feb 04, 2016, 12:48 ET Orkin Experts on Zika Virus: Prepare, but Don't Panic

Experts from pest control leader Orkin urge travelers to South and Central America, the Caribbean and other areas affected by Zika virus to get...


Jan 13, 2016, 05:42 ET Orkin's Top 50 Bed Bug Cities List

Chicago tops pest control leader Orkin's list of Top 50 Bed Bug Cities for the fourth year in a row. The list ranks cities by the number of bed bug...


Nov 17, 2015, 07:49 ET Orkin Says El Nino Rain Could Bring Mosquitoes, Other Pests

The El Nino weather system could bring more than heavy rain in the coming months. According to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration...


Jan 21, 2015, 09:37 ET Chicago Tops Bed Bug Cities List for Third Year in a Row

Chicago tops the 2014 Bed Bug Cities List for the third year in a row. The list, released by pest control leader Orkin, ranks the cities by the...


Jun 13, 2013, 09:18 ET Orkin's Top Five Mosquito Facts

Just as temperatures are beginning to climb, pest control leader Orkin reports that customer calls about mosquitoes have increased. Last year had the ...


May 08, 2012, 06:34 ET Orkin Establishes Franchise in Turks and Caicos Islands

Rollins Inc., a nationwide consumer services company (NYSE: ROL), announced today that the company, through its wholly-owned subsidiary Orkin, has...


May 02, 2012, 02:35 ET Pet Owners: Look Out for Fleas, Ticks and Mosquitoes this Summer

Orkin, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Rollins Inc. (NYSE: ROL), warns pet owners to check their four-legged friends for fleas, ticks and mosquito bites....


Oct 19, 2011, 12:11 ET Be on the Lookout for Creepy Pests This Halloween

As Halloween nears, kids dressed up as vampires, ghosts and goblins aren't the only creepy creatures people can expect to lurk around their homes....


May 26, 2011, 07:13 ET Orkin's Top 50 Bed Bug Cities

Orkin, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Rollins Inc. (NYSE: ROL), is now treating bed bugs in all 50 states. The following cities are ranked in order of...