Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
The Pest Control industry has experienced robust growth over the past five years, largely due to the rising prevalence of bed bugs. Public concern over these pests has fuelled demand for pest control and extermination services, particularly from hotels and residential customers. Federal and provincial regulations ensure steady demand from commercial clients, which generate a large majority of industry revenue. Over the next five years, the industry is expected to continue its upward trajectory. During this time, industry operators will likely focus on expanding their residential service lines and transitioning to environmentally friendly solutions... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Key Buyers Chapter
The Pest Control industry has a moderate degree of market share concentration. In 2015, the industry's major players are expected to account for slightly more than 52.0% of the industry's revenue. Market share concentration has slightly grown over the past five years as larger companies have pursed targeted acquisitions in order to increase their client base. With high transportation costs, larger pest control companies are increasingly acquiring nearby companies to expand the number of clients they serve within their immediate vicinity.
The majority of the industry's 766 companies are small to medium-size firms that operate within a local or regional scope... purchase to read more