July 10, 2012, Kuala Lumpur: Ridpest Sdn Bhd wants to thank all visitors, exhibitors and Malaysia Franchise Association (MFA) for participating in the Franchise International Malaysia 2012.

FIM 2012 was a chance for RIDPEST to introduce its new tagline “Creating better living” to the greater audience. The company received a positive feedback about the new direction and promises to remain in efforts of creating better living for its customers, business partners and local communities.

During the second day of the exhibition, FIM 2012 was honoured to host a notable guest – Tun Dr. Mahathir bin Mohamad. The [former] Prime Minister of Malaysia is a patron of Malaysia Franchise Association and came to FIM 2012 to show his strong support for the idea of franchising. Tun Mahathir visited several exhibitors, including the RIDPEST’s booth and had a quick conversation with RIDPEST staff.

Mr. Liu announced also that the company aims to have at least five outlets in major cities in Malaysia. ‘FIM 2012 confirmed our belief that there is a place for us to grow. We have met with a great interest from prospect investors and customers at the fair who are awaiting us in other cities’, said Mr. Stephen Liu.

The company is also preparing to implement a micro-franchising package for smaller towns that will allow entrepreneurs will lesser investment capital to start a business with RIDPEST. The company will assist all future micro-franchisees owners in receiving a loan from Perbadanan Nasional Berhad (PNS) which offers maximum funding up to RM 50,000.

About RIDPEST

Established in 1985, RIDPEST is a key player in the pest management industry in Malaysia. RIDPEST specialises in termite elimination and also offers a comprehensive range of other pest control solutions.  The award-winning pest management company is also the first Malaysian pest management company to franchise its business. Currently, RIDPEST has 6 outlets in Kuala Lumpur, Selangor, and Johor.

Aspiring to be a respected global pest management organisation, RIDPEST’s mission is to offer effective, innovative and eco-friendly solutions

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