Anticimex Spain continues to grow and announces the first acquisition in 2018 within the preventive pest control sector

February 23, 2018

Plagastop had a turnover of 700k € in 2017 and offers pest control service in the region of Aragon with which Anticimex has now expanded its presence regionwide. The transaction will also strengthen Anticimex’s position in the Spanish market.

This new acquisition is an addition to the 8 pest control companies that Anticimex Spain has acquired to date. For Anticimex it forms part of the strategy to expand its footprint across all regions of the Spanish market via organic growth and further acquisitions.

Commenting on today’s announcement, Josep Valls, Country President Anticimex Spain, said: 
“Thanks to the acquisition of Plagastop we have consolidated our presence in the region of Aragon since Plagastop has more than 300 customers in this region with the base in Zaragoza”.

For more information, please contact:
Jarl Dahlfors, President and CEO of Anticimex Group, +46 70-60 72 051,

Josep Valls, Country President Anticimex Spain, +34 600 92 91 01,


About Anticimex 
Anticimex 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 4,500 people, serving more than 3 million customers worldwide. Total revenues in 2017 amounted to approximately 530 million EUR. Read more at or