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Rentokil Initial provides route-based services internationally. It offers a range of pest control services from rodents to flying insects, as well as to other forms of wildlife management for commercial and residential customers. The Company also provides hygiene services, including the provision and maintenance of products, such as air fresheners, sanitizers, feminine hygiene units, hand dryers, paper and linen towel dispensers, soap dispensers, and floor protection mats. In addition, Rentokil Initial engages in the supply and laundering of workwear, uniforms, cleanroom uniforms, and protective equipment.
HQBlackwater, GB
Employee Ratings4.1

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2018)39,500(+10%)
Job Openings644
Revenue (FY, 2018)£2.5 B(+3%)
Share Price (Oct 2020)£5.3 (-2%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Rentokil Initial

Angela Seymour-Jackson

Angela Seymour-Jackson

Non-Executive Director
Richard Solomons

Richard Solomons

Julie Southern

Julie Southern

Non-Executive Director
John Pettigrew

John Pettigrew

Non-Executive Director & Senior Independent Director
Linda Yueh

Linda Yueh

Non-Executive Director
Cathy Turner

Cathy Turner

Non-Executive Director
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Rentokil Initial Office Locations

Rentokil Initial has an office in Blackwater
Blackwater, GB (HQ)
Business Park Camberley
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Rentokil Initial Financials and Metrics

Rentokil Initial Revenue

Rentokil Initial's revenue was reported to be £2.47 b in FY, 2018

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Rentokil Initial's current market capitalization is £10 b.
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Rentokil Initial Operating Metrics

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Customer Registrations (MyRentokil)

70 k

Devices (PestControl)

25 k

Yearly Website Visits (PestControl)

10 m
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Rentokil Initial Cybersecurity Score

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Rentokil Initial Revenue Breakdown

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Rentokil Initial revenue breakdown by business segment: 63.5% from Pest Control, 19.2% from Hygiene and 17.3% from Protect & Enhance

Rentokil Initial revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 26.6% from Europe, 17.7% from UK & Rest of World , 8.6% from Asia, 39.4% from North America and 7.8% from Pacific

Rentokil Initial Online and Social Media Presence

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Rentokil Initial News and Updates

Rentokil Initial slumps on Credit Suisse downgrade

Rentokil Initial shares slumped over 3% as Credit Suisse cut its rating to neutral from overweight, and lowered its price target to 450 pence from 460 pence. Credit Suisse said it thinks the company can continue to generate about 4% organic revenue growth, but currency headwinds, slower margins gai…

Pest Control Products and Services Market to Witness Huge Growth by 2025 | Ecolab, Rollins, Rentokil Initial, Service Master

Stay up-to-date with Pest Control Products and Services market research offered by HTF MI. Check how key trends and emerging drivers are shaping this industry growth. Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

New Research on Pest Control Services Industry: Future of investment opportunities, market share & trends to 2025 | Leading Players: Ecolab, Inc., Rollins, Inc., Rentokil Initial Plc

A new business intelligence report released by HTF MI with title “Global Pest Control Services Market Research Report 2018” that targets and provides comprehensive market analysis with future prospects to 2023. Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

Rentokil Initial Blogs

7 services to protect your business

Even back then, when information about COVID-19 was scarce, Aylward was convinced that the chances of coronavirus disappearing completely was “very, very unlikely”, as it was able to transmit too easily in humans, with waves or low-level disease more likely. Will COVID-19 ever go away? Back in Marc…

How can transportation businesses ensure passenger and staff health in a COVID-19 world?

The large numbers of people using public transport and being close together in confined spaces make hygiene and infection prevention major priorities for operators. People travelling on buses, trains, planes and ferries have to stand or sit close together for long periods, putting them at risk of i…

Which animals can catch the coronavirus?

[Infographic] Discover which animals can spread the coronavirus (COVID-19) The post Which animals can catch the coronavirus? appeared first on The Rentokil Blog.

4 great ways your business can safeguard for the future

As countries around the world plan on how to return to normal economic activity following COVID-19 lockdowns, organisations are preparing to re-open. While it’s important that there are measures in place to protect employees and customers as they return to your premises, arranging safeguards for th…

How to reduce the spread of germs in your office

Offices are a centre of infection at the best of times due to the number of people sharing one building or room and the large number of common surfaces that people will touch during the day. Colds, flu and gastrointestinal infections can run riot in the office environment and people almost expect t…

How to improve hand hygiene in your office

Washing hands is one of the most effective ways to prevent the spread of illness in offices. The World Health Organization advises that the most important action we can take during the COVID-19 pandemic is to wash hands “regularly and thoroughly” to remove any viruses that may be on them. Rentokil …
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Rentokil Initial Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Rentokil Initial founded?

    Rentokil Initial was founded in 1925.

  • Who are Rentokil Initial key executives?

    Rentokil Initial's key executives are Angela Seymour-Jackson, Richard Solomons and Julie Southern.

  • How many employees does Rentokil Initial have?

    Rentokil Initial has 39,500 employees.

  • What is Rentokil Initial revenue?

    Latest Rentokil Initial annual revenue is £2.5 b.

  • What is Rentokil Initial revenue per employee?

    Latest Rentokil Initial revenue per employee is £62.6 k.

  • Who are Rentokil Initial competitors?

    Competitors of Rentokil Initial include Ecolab, Sabre Demolition and Versatech Products.

  • Where is Rentokil Initial headquarters?

    Rentokil Initial headquarters is located at Business Park Camberley, Blackwater.

  • Where are Rentokil Initial offices?

    Rentokil Initial has an office in Blackwater.

  • How many offices does Rentokil Initial have?

    Rentokil Initial has 1 office.