Flick Anticimex strengthen its position in Melbourne through the acquisition of Dawson’s Australia (“Dawson’s”)
Date: 17th January 2022
Flick Anticimex continues its acquisition initiative in Victoria. The acquisition of Dawson’s strengthens the local operations in Melbourne especially within the residential termite, general pest and commercial services.
Dawson’s is currently led by third generation of the Dawson’s family, Troy Dawson. Over the last 13 years Troy and Kristy have grown the business to be a brand name with strong reputation in Melbourne and will support a geographical expansion of the Flick services within the greater Melbourne region.
Troy Dawson, Managing Director of Dawson’s commented:
We would like to firstly thank our fantastic team and customers for being part of our business for the past 13 years. Our success and achievements are because of our passion to deliver. Joining Flick Anticimex represents for us a great opportunity. Being part of Flick, leveraging from their international experience as part of Anticimex Group, will allow us to further improve the quality level of our services by developing alternative and preventive SMART pest control solutions and offering Flick Home Protection. I am also pleased to offer to our employee’s new possibilities offered to us being part of this growing global organisation. I am very proud of the success that our family-owned business has achieved, thanks to our team and to our customers.
Shaun Coe, Regional General Manager – South Region, Flick Anticimex commented:
“I am very happy and enthusiastic about this merger as Dawson’s is a renowned and well-run business in Melbourne. We are all looking forward to working together with the Dawson’s team, as their culture of excellence toward employees and clients align naturally with the way we do things at Flick. Combining our decades of experience with the latest technological innovations will result in an even better customer service experience.”
For more information, please contact:
Troy Dawson, Managing Director, Dawson’s Australia
Phone +61 411 131 650, Email firstname.lastname@example.org
Shaun Coe, Regional General Manager – South Region, Flick Anticimex
Phone +61 429 367 250, Email email@example.com
About Flick Anticimex
Flick is a strong established brand within the pest control industry in the Australian marketplace. Commencing operations in 1918 and we now have over 780 technicians servicing over 300,000 customer sites annually. We protect over 55,000 commercial sites and 180,000 residential customers from pests every year. We also keep our commercial customer’s premises hygienically clean by servicing over 54,000 washrooms sites. Flick Anticimex is regarded as Australian No. 1 and one of New Zealand’s Leading Pest Control and Hygiene companies.
Anticimex Group is the modern pest control company. Through prevention, new technology and sustainable solutions, we meet the new demands for healthy environments, for both individuals and businesses. Anticimex employs around 7 400 people, serving more than 3 million customers in 20 markets worldwide. Total revenue in 2020 amounted to approximately AUD 1.5 billion.