2017 in brief

News 05/09/2018

Anticimex is a truly modern pest control company, offering modern solutions for a modern society. The Company works with prevention, using in-depth knowledge and experience, to minimise the risk of problems occurring. New digital technology offers more efficient, accommodating and environmentally friendly services. Anticimex has operations in 17 countries with around 5,600 employees. The Company has shown growth every year since its inception 83 years ago.

2017 was characterized by strong acquisitive growth driven by 34 acquisitions globally and stable organic growth largely driven by digital pest control solutions and cooperation with insurance companies. Operational EBITA margin uptick contributed to increasing operational EBITA by 30 percent compared to 2016. Additionally, after owning a 22 percent stake in WiseCon, a manufacturer of digital pest control products, Anticimex acquired the remaining percent of the company and created the Anticimex Innovation Centre.

Annual report

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Strong financials

  • Revenue increased by 22 (16) per cent to SEK 5,434 (4,452) million. Organic revenue growth amounted to 4.2 (4.9) per cent. Pest control segment represented 82 (79) per cent of total revenue.
  • Operational EBITA increased by 30 per cent to SEK 864 (664) million and the operational EBITA margin improved 1.0 percentage points, from 14.9 to 15.9 per cent.


Published: 05/09/2018