Last July 1, 2022, Rentokil Initial, a global leader in providing pest control and hygiene services with local expertise of more than 56 years serving the Philippines’ commercial, industrial and residential sectors had acquired one of the major local pest control providers - Sterix Incorporated who has been around since 2002.
According to the President/Managing Director of Rentokil Initial Philippines Ms. Ederine Gee, "After long discussion, we agreed that this strategic acquisition is going to be a high value combination that brings forth win to consumers, colleagues, and all stakeholders." The purchase of Sterix Incorporated is aligned into Rentokil Initial’s strategy to expand in carrying out their mission of Protecting People, Enhancing Lives.
The integration of the two strongest PCO players in the country will bring forth best in class innovation to further fortify a global presence and local expertise. To deliver service excellence and quality assurance to our partners, the company invests in a suite of R&D and advanced technology. With strong business growth plans for the year 2022, Rentokil Initial promised to deliver their commitment to its customers as well as pioneer digital pest control into the local market. Aiming to continuously explore green solutions to manage pests and improve business while playing their part to reduce environmental impact.
"As a service company, we think that our employees are what make our business what it is today. With the addition of Sterix, I’m optimistic that we can achieve new heights in service quality, superior technical expertise, and unparalleled customer experience while embracing sustainability and digital solutions” added by Ms. Gee.