Food & Beverage Pest Control Services
Integrated Pest Management (IPM) is an important food safety measure for all food or beverage businesses.
Food and Beverage premises are sensitive areas when it comes to pests and owners and managers have a responsibility to provide their workers and clients with a pest free environment
How do I get rid of pests in food & Beverage stores?
Call Sydneys Best Pest Control for a FREE no obligation quote on 1800 819 189
With over 20 years of experience working with all forms of food and beverage stores, we understand how important a pest free environment is for your staff & clients.
What YOU can do!
- Clean up after preparing food
- Wash up crockery & cutlery
- Wipe down benches
- Store food in sealed containers
- Dispose of empty packaging and boxes and away from the property
- Throw away left over food
- Dispose of your garbage properly
- Make sure not to leave garbage overnight
- Wipe up spills as they happen
- Mop the floor daily
- Implement a long-term pest control management program
Long term Integrated Management Program
There are three keys to effective pest management, prevention & sanitation, detection and chemical control.
- Sanitation can reduce feeding and breeding sites.
- Chemical control is the most effective way to eliminate a pest infestation
- Treatments are carried out with low toxic and non-toxic procedures and techniques.
- Hygiene and sanitation levels must be above standards to help us integrate a pest management program to suit you.
- Cleaning of drains, removal of rubbish, sealing of cracks and devices will help keep a pest free environment in and around your food production areas.
What Pests can affect food & beverage Stores ?
Where do pests hide in food and beverage premises ?
Pests are generally attracted to food & beverage premises as they can provide warmth, shelter, food & water.
Pests are mostly active at night and hide in dark places including:
- Under and behind:
- electrical appliances
- heating appliances
- cooking appliances
- Near washing and hand wash facilities
- Under and in boxes, packaging and food storage containers
- Inside wall cavities
- In cracks and crevices
- Behind Equipment
Sydneys best pest control would like to remind you to check the following areas for cleanliness, sanitation and for signs of pest infestation in these areas.
- Soap dispensers
- First Aid Kits
- Edges around equipment
- Areas behind equipment
- Under the sink
- Wall junctions
- Stainless less legs –and the areas where there are steel joins
- Condensation trays behind the fridges
- Behind fridges, microwaves, stoves, freezers etc
- Loading areas
- Rubbish area
What damage can pests cause in a food and beverage store?
Pest Activity could not only damage your foodstuffs but cause damage to building structure. Structural components such as walls, doorframes, skirting boards and more are highly likely.
Other materials that can be damaged by pest infestations include wires and cables, upholstery and similar materials, books, and even food containers
Pests in a food and beverage store can contaminate work surfaces.
Why choose Sydneys Best Pest Control?
We understand the need for discreet and fast responses, Sydneys Best Pest Control offer effective treatment programs tailored to your needs.
Designed programs offer Economical treatments that:
- Minimise health issues
- Limit disruption to staff and clients
- Sydneys Best Pest Control have trained and experienced technicians who work discreetly.
- Out of hours visits are available if required, at a time to suit you.
Health & Safety documentation as required, including:
- Risk assessments
- MSDS Data sheets
- Log books
- Contact details
- Locked bait boxes ensuring safety.
- Dedicated staff to answer any queries you may have.
- No automated service, No call centre, just a friendly voice at the end of the phone.