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Insect-O-Cutor launches its first retail product!

World leading flykiller brand Insect-O-Cutor is proud to introduce its first ever retail product, Prism, building on extensive heritage and technical expertise as the leading fly killer brand in the professional pest control market. 

Insect-O-Cutor recognised the need for a premium domestic flykilling unit in the retail market however found that there was yet to be a product that delivers on effectiveness, aesthetics, serviceability, and importantly, discretion. Read More...

Take a virtual tour inside The Pelsis Academy!

Since the official opening of The Pelsis Academy in November 2015, we’ve seen thousands of people come through our doors to take part in training and make use of our industry-leading facility. 

But if you still haven’t had chance to visit yet, don’t worry! You can now take a closer look using our virtual tour, giving you a personal preview around the light and bright training rooms and vibrant meeting spaces as well as the centrepiece of the Academy, a two-storey house where pest controllers can put their skills to the test by looking for indicators of pest activity, surveying, monitoring and recommending treatments supported by our leading technical training team.

The Pelsis Academy is an integral part of Pelsis’ learning and development strategy, and has already received fantastic feedback from visitors locally and around the world. 

Whether it’s training your team or meeting clients, the site offers a range of meeting spaces to meet our customers’ needs - take a look around today! For more information on our regular and bespoke training courses or to make use of this facility call our team on 0800 0851 451 or email training@edialux.co.uk Read More...

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Pest Protect exhibition proves a hit in Germany!

This month our expert team were proud to exhibit at Pest Protect, held in Stuttgart, Germany. We were thrilled to see so many customers, including many who had travelled thousands of miles to be there.

The Pelsis Group stand displayed a wide range of our brands, Insect-O-Cutor, Network, Edialux and Pest-StopRead More...

The Pelsis Academy - officially opened by the UK's pest control industry associations

The Pelsis Academy was officially opened on Thursday 19th November, celebrating the launch of this exciting and innovative new learning and development facility. 


Situated at the Pelsis Group’s headquarters in North Yorkshire, UK, The Pelsis Academy is designed to provide pest controllers with a vibrant environment to develop their pest control knowledge and skills.  Read More...

Pick your favourite Shade with the new range from Insect-O-Cutor

Halo Shades is the latest addition to the Insect-O-Cutor range, with a range of vibrant, bold colours to brighten up your pest control offer! Choose from a range of colours, from beautiful blues to outrageous oranges, powerful purples to rich reds and more! 

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PestEx launch for stunning Halo Black and Aura Black

PestEx saw the unveiling of two striking additions to our Insect-O-Cutor flykiller range. 

The new ‘Black’ range incorporates two of our brand’s most popular flykiller models, the Halo 30W glueboard unit and decorative Aura product.    Read More...

Looking for a new challenge in pest control? We're recruiting!

Area Sales Managers Required!

Competitive salary with company car, commission and benefits. Read More...

P+L Systems is evolving...

It’s been another exciting year of change for P+L Systems, with many new developments, particularly in the last few months. 

The company celebrated a landmark 30 year anniversary this year and has changed beyond recognition through this time, starting as a small family business and growing into an international company, investing in delivering leading products and services across a growing portfolio of brands. Read More...

Spotted! VIP Insect-O-Cutors!

Have you spotted a famous Insect-O-Cutor recently? We've seen them sneaking into shot during a news reports, daring to make an appearance in a dramas and creeping into culinary competitions, most recently in BBC Masterchef! 

Have you seen an Insect-O-Cutor on film or television recently? Please do let us know!  Read More...

Check out the new Halo promotional video!

Following the successful launch of the second generation Halo range, we are pleased to release the new promotional video for this innovative range of glueboard flykillers.

With a contemporary design, the second generation Insect-O-Cutor Halo is the most versatile glueboard flykiller that is available for use across a range of commercial applications. Halo is available as a slimline 15, 30, 45 or 2 x 30W model, providing a high quality insect control solution for small or large areas. Halo also comes in an IP rated model, that is suitable for use in harsh environments that may require hosing down. Read More...

Make the switch to energy saving tubes today!

Our new range of contemporary T8 and T5 tubes are more efficient and better for the environment than old fashioned T12 tubes, making them the preferred choice throughout the entire lighting industry.

We're pleased to now be able to offer these benefits to the pest control industry as part of our leading tube range.  Read More...

Photo competition - Now extended into 2014!

We are pleased to announce that our prestigious photo entry competition has now been extended throughout 2014.

It's easy to submit your entry for any P+L Systems brand product in-situ, from glowing Insect-O-Cutor flykillers to gleaming P+L Systems Washroom hand dryers, beautifully installed Network Avishock to hard to spot SX Environmental Covert bait stations! Read More...

Group De Ceuster announces sale of Environmental Care division to P+L Systems, UK


Group De Ceuster of Sint-Katelijne-Waver, Belgium is pleased to announce the sale of their Environmental Care division to P+L Systems (Holding) UK of Knaresborough, UK, for an undisclosed sum. Read More...

Visit P+L Systems at pest control shows across Europe this March


P+L Systems are delighted to be exhibiting at Pest control shows in Italy and Germany this March. Read More...

Win products in exchange for your photographs!

At P+L Systems we like to receive feedback from our distributors and we love to see how you have incorporated our products into your projects! 

Email us your photographs of installations that include P+L Systems products from now until February and we will award prizes to the two best photographs every month!  Read More...

P+L Systems photography competition December winners announced!

Following the numerous entries that we received in the P+L Systems photography competition, we are pleased to announce that the winning photographs for December have been chosen:

1st Prize: Abate Pest Control in Norfolk, for their great image of an interesting Network bird wire installation.
2nd Prize: Pest-Away based in Leicestershire, for their photograph of the discreet Luralite. Read More...

New Product Launch - The Insect-O-Cutor Flyscreen Kit!

P+L Systems is proud to announce a new edition to the Insect-O-Cutor range of flying insect control solutions, the Flyscreen Kit!

Flyscreen windows offer an efficient first defence to prevent flies from entering premises, protecting sensitive areas and ensuring compliance with Food Safety Regulations. Read More...

February photo contest winners announced!

Congratulations to Insumos Bioquimicos (Peru), this month's winner of the P+L Systems photo contest, with this fantastic photograph of an Insect-O-Cutor 2x30 Halo unit suspended in a supermarket.


In second place was this great example of a BaitSafe installation, securing safe bait placement under the kitchen units of a care home, supplied by Excellent Ongediertebestrinjding (Netherlands). Read More...

Visit P+L Systems at PestEx 2013!

P+L Systems are proud exhibitors at this year’s PestEx exhibition (Stand 7), being held on the 10th-11th April at the Excel Arena London. 

This year the P+L Systems stand will be showcasing all of the Group’s pest control brands, Insect-O-Cutor, Network and SX Environmental and an array of new products will be on display. Read More...

Exhibition Success at PestEx 2013!

The 2013 PestEx exhibition was another success for P+L Systems and was a great opportunity to meet up with customers from the UK and all over the world! 

P+L Systems exhibited on three stands, showcasing products from all of the Group’s pest control brands: Insect-O-Cutor, Network, SX Environmental and Pest-Stop Systems. Read More...

April photo competition winner announced!

Congratulations to Insektokill in the Netherlands who won first prize in our photo competition for April. The winning photograph is a fantastic example of an Insect-O-Cutor Edge unit installed in a commercial kitchen.

To enter May’s competition and be in with a chance of winning £100 (First prize) or £50 (Second prize) to spend on products from any P+L Systems' brands, send your photo entries to photocompetition@pandlsystems.com Read More...

Merry Christmas from all at P+L Systems!

P+L Systems would like to thank all of our customers for their commitment and custom in 2013. We wish you all a Merry Christmas and we look forward to working with you again in the New Year!

Our offices and warehouses will be closed from the 20th December and will reopen on the 2nd of January. Read More...

Check out the new Flyscreen Kit demonstration video!

Following the recent launch of the new range of Insect-O-Cutor Flyscreen Kits, why not check out our assembly guide video to see just how easy they are to construct!

Screens can be installed in under 20 minutes and offer an efficient first defense to prevent flying insects from entering sensitive areas. Read More...

Check out the new Aura promotional video!

As we approach the peak of this year’s summer fly season, why not suggest to your customers that they install Aura™ to protect their business from flying insects?

The Aura is the perfect decorative flykiller for any bar, restaurant, hotel or office reception area. Stylish and contemporary, the Aura decorative flykiller is an ultra discreet unit designed for front-of-house applications offering an elegant, modern aesthetic alongside innovative, easy-to-service features and maximum efficacy.  Read More...

The second generation Halo; the most versatile glueboard flykiller on the market

Since launching in 2008, Halo quickly became the most popular flykiller from the extensive Insect-O-Cutor range and was frequently selected for its aesthetic design and efficient performance.

The second generation Halo is a further development of this successful brand and promises to be a favourite with specifiers for a wide range of commercial environments, combining commercial efficacy with a contemporary, discreet design.  Read More...

July photo competition winner announced!

In July we received some superb entries for the photography competition, with photographs of a wide selection of products from across our brands.

Congratulations to Insumos Bioquimicos from Peru, who won first prize with an eye-catching image of an Insect-O-Cutor Aura installed in a fish restaurant. Read More...

Find out more about Insect-O-Cutor products at our next training day!

Insect-O-Cutor will be holding a free product training day on Wednesday 2nd October between 8.30pm and 12pm at the SOFHT headquarters in Tamworth.

From how to maximise your flykiller sales to the importance of flyscreens, the day will show you how the Insect-O-Cutor product range can help you to maximise your sales. There will also be the opportunity to try your hand at making a flyscreen kit as well as to familiarise yourself with other products from the Insect-O-Cutor range.    Read More...

August photo competition winner announced!

August was a brilliant month for our photography competition and we received entries for a wide range of products that have been installed all over the globe!

Congratulations to Ivnik from Montenegro, who won first prize with a great example of the Insect-O-Cutor Aura from our decorative flykiller range. Read More...

Compact 15w Halo now available!

Insect-O-Cutor is proud to announce the launch of the second generation Halo, an innovative range of flykillers that combine commercial efficacy with a contemporary and discreet design. Available in a range of models, 15w, 30w or 45w, the second generation Halo provides high quality insect control for a range of commercial areas.

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PestTech 2013 – A successful show for the P+L Systems Group

This year PestTech celebrated its 21st birthday and the exhibition was a successful occasion for the P+L Systems Group. All of the Group’s brands were present to meet with customers from across the UK and Ireland to tell them about the latest products and promotions available.

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P+L Systems Group Headquarters takes shape

The site of the new P+L Systems Group Headquarters was visited recently by Andrew Jones MP, the Member of Parliament for Harrogate and Knaresborough.

The new building is based in Knaresborough (North Yorkshire, UK) in close proximity to the existing, separate P+L Systems warehouse and office buildings, and will not only bring both aspects of the operation together but also represents a substantial increase in office floor space and warehousing capacity for this rapidly growing business.
Offering an impressive 30,000ft2 of warehousing and manufacturing space, and a further 15,000ft2 of office area, the new facility represents another benchmark in the company‘s history which spans over twenty five years based in the Harrogate and Knaresborough area.
Managing Director Peter Mangion said “We are very much looking forward to taking possession of our new home in the Spring and we are grateful to Andrew Jones for taking the time to come and see what we are doing here and how we are growing our business, even in these challenging times.  We are also very grateful for the efforts of Chris Bentley of Hornbeam Park Developments, and his various contractors, for providing us with such a high quality building which will allow us to take our company to a new level”. Read More...

Insect-O-Cutor teams up with RIBA to make flykillers even easier to specify

Insect-O-Cutor flykillers can now be specified quickly and easily after being added to both the RIBA Product Selector and National Building Specification (NBS) software. 

Compiled and managed by RIBA, the Royal Institute of British Architects, the software makes it even easier for UK architects and designers to specify Insect-O-Cutor's leading flykillers during the early stages of a project's design and build.  Read More...

P+L Systems acquires SX Environmental

P+L Systems is delighted to announce the acquisition of SX Environmental Supplies Ltd from its founder Richard Lunn, for an undisclosed sum.

SX Environmental is a leading pest control distribution business based in the south of England which serves a diverse customer base in the UK and in mainland Europe with a wide range of industry leading products and services.  Founded in 1996, SX has grown rapidly to become a respected player in the industry which is reflected in the strength and diversity of its customer base. Read More...

P+L Systems showcases Group's brands and new product ranges at ISSA Amsterdam!

P+L Systems enjoyed another fantastic ISSA Interclean in the picturesque city of Amsterdam. Visitors flooded in from all over the globe, from the 8th-11th May, to visit the world leading show and take in the highlights of the cleaning and hygiene industries.
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Flyscreens manufacturing moves to Sterling House

Our flyscreen manufacturing division has now moved to the new purpose built P+L Systems head office facility in Knaresborough.

Each flyscreen window or door is made to measure as no two projects are the same. Measurements are taken on site and the most appropriate products are recommended during a site survey, undertaken by our experienced team of surveyors.  Read More...

The latest Exocutor delivers leading efficacy

The Exocutor brand has been a favourite with specifiers for over 20 years, selected for its longstanding reliability and proven efficacy in demanding commercial environments.
The latest generation of Exocutor products are no exception, promising consistent results alongside quick and simple servicing. Read More...

Visit P+L Systems at PestTech 2012

This month P+L Systems are proud to be exhibiting at the annual PestTech exhibition that will be held on the 7th of November, at the National Motorcycle Museum in Solihull in the West Midlands.

As in previous years, the Group will be exhibiting the leading pest control brands Insect-O-Cutor and Network, presenting some of the latest products to be added to the innovative range including the new generation Exocutor flykiller and the recently launched Avishock™ electric bird control system.  Read More...

PestTech 2012 – The perfect place to showcase new unique products!

This year’s PestTech exhibition was a hit for the P+L Systems Group and again proved to be a great opportunity to meet up with regular customers from around the UK and Ireland. All of the Group’s pest control brands were present, giving customers the chance to view the latest product launches and promotions across a wide range of pest control products. 

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Insect-O-Cutor arrives on Twitter!

The Insect-O-Cutor brand posted it's first tweet this month, joining the social networking site as @insectocutor. Followers can receive updates on promotions and leads as well as some fun Insect-O-Cutor facts!

Visit https://twitter.com/Insectocutor to see the latest news and become a follower of Insect-O-Cutor!  Read More...

Merry Christmas from P+L Systems!

P+L Systems would like to thank all of its customers for their commitment and custom in 2012. We wish you all a merry Christmas and we look forward to working with you again in the New Year!

Our offices and warehouses will be closed from the 25th December until the 2nd of January. Read More...

Want a low energy solution to flying insect problems? Make sure it's a PlusZapEco!


Part of a wide range of commercial electric killing grid units, the Eco option is available in a economical 20W specification with a hygienic bright white finish or as a powerful 40W stainless steel unit. Read More...

P+L Systems exhibits at Disinfestando


P+L Systems were proud exhibitors at Disinfestando 2011, held in the beautiful resort of Riccione in Italy.
The gloomy weather was more than made up for by the busy exhibition, which was a fantastic opportunity to meet up with our Italian customers as well as many new faces, showcasing the latest product developments from the Group’s two pest control brands Insect-O-Cutor and Network. Read More...

P+L Systems attend SOFHT Annual Luncheon and Awards 2011


P+L Systems and a number of their customers were delighted to attend the Society of Food Hygiene and Technology Annual Luncheon and Awards in London.
As a member of SOFHT, P+L Systems were proud to receive a nomination for “Best New Product” for the Insect-O-Cutor Aura. The category covers any aspect of food, service or equipment, and is designed to enable any company in the food industry, or supplying/servicing the food industry, to participate. Read More...

Visit Insect-O-Cutor and Network at PestWorld, PestTech or Parasitec!

Both of our leading pest brands will be attending a range of exhibitions over the coming months, showcasing our range of fantastic new products.
Visit us at one of the following events: 
 
     PestWorld, 20th-23rd October 2010, Honolulu, Hawaii
     PestTech, 3rd November 2010, Birmingham, UK
     Parasitec, 17th-19th November, Paris, France  Read More...

P+L Systems exhibits at Eurocido, Dortmund

P+L Systems were proud exhibitors at Eurocido 2010 held in Dortmund, Germany last week. Both of the Group’s pest control brands, Insect-O-Cutor and recently acquired Network, were present, showing a wide range of fantastic new product developments to the large number of European visitors across the two day show.

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Insect-O-Cutor – The first choice for UV tubes

Insect-O-Cutor is pleased to announce the launch of a comprehensive range of tubes incorporating leading brands and UV technologies. We understand that our customers face a wide range of environments and insect issues on a daily basis, and the new Insect-O-Cutor tube range ensures that it is easy to find the right tube for the job every time.
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Aura nominated for Pest Magazine’s 2010 Best Product Award!

Following the launch of Aura earlier this year, the decorative unit is already a favourite, having made its way into the nominations list for the 2010 Pest Magazine Best Product Award!

Aura is the only flying insect killer to make it into the final stages of the competition, which is voted for by pest controllers. Voting forms will shortly be released allowing pest professionals to select their favoured product from the shortlist, before the winning product is announced at PestTech in November. Read More...

P+L Systems exhibits at ISSA Amsterdam 2010

Held at the RAI in Amsterdam, the 2010 ISSA Interclean exhibition was the perfect opportunity to meet up with existing customers as well as many new faces. Attracting visitors from all four corners of the world, the P+L Systems stand showcased the Group’s four brands, TimeMist, Insect-O-Cutor, Network and Dart Valley Systems.

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Synergetic - A whole range of reasons to go green!

Easily recognised by their glowing green light, Synergetic tubes have been synonymous with the Insect-O-Cutor brand for over 20 years. The patented technology behind the success of the green tubes is based on a unique phosphor mix, creating a broader ‘two peak’ wavelength which is proven to attract a wider range of insects.

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Want to offer a solution to flying insects in front-of house areas? Make sure it’s an Aura!

Stylish and contemporary, the Aura decorative flykiller is an ultra discreet unit designed for front-of-house applications. Ideal for use within cafes, restaurants, bars and hotels, the Aura offers an elegant, modern aesthetic alongside innovative easy-to-service features and maximum efficacy.

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Offer your customers the latest in-counter protection against wasps and fruit flies


Discreet and highly effective, Nectar offers a unique in-counter solution, designed to specifically offer protection against wasps, fruit flies and other flying insects. Read More...

Yorkshire Bank backs P+L Systems Ltd as it embarks on further expansion

EUROPE'S largest manufacturer of fly-killing machines has completed a £20m refinancing with Yorkshire Bank.

Fast-growing P+L Systems Holdings is backed by American private equity firm Wind Point Partners and has seen turnover increase from £9m to £23m over the last four years. It plans the same level of growth in the next few years and is looking at more strategic acquisitions. Read More...

P+L Systems take pride of place at the SOFHT 2010 Luncheon and Awards

As members of the Society of Food Hygiene and Technology, P+L Systems and a number of customers were pleased to take part in the annual gathering of the UK’s leading providers and customers of food hygiene and associated industries.

The event was extremely well attended by many of the UK’s leading companies, and the event and the awards were a great success, recognising leading achievements within the UK food hygiene industry. Read More...

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