OSI Group Continues to Showcase Its Expertise in the Food Industry

OSI Group happens to be one of the biggest private companies in the US offering incomparable services that involve the supply of value-added food products especially protein foods to various retail and food service brands. Their capability in processing and distribution all over the globe has enabled them to deliver quality food products that perfectly match your taste, preferences, and operations. The company has the ability to support your global and future operations demand of your food brand. This is enabled by their wide coverage having over 65 facilities in over 17 countries with a total employee figure of over 20,000.

Over the past 2 years, OSI Group has been enlarging and expanding their operations to reach their esteemed customers. In 2016, they purchased and incorporated Tyson Food processing facility and warehouse in Chicago which led to a rapid growth changes. In the same year, the company also acquired Baho Food which was the manufacturer of various snacks, fast food, and deli meats. By acquiring Baho Food, the company continues to shine all over Europe increasing its expansion of their products to their customers.

Besides the purchase of the two companies, OSI Group acquired Flagship Europe owned by the Flagship Food Group in Denver in the same year. In January 2018, the company has been rebranded Creative Foods Europe which deals with frozen poultry, sous vide, pies etc. this has led to an increased customer base and opened international markets. To close that chapter, in 2017 the Group added a higher level production rate to its existing branch in Toledo in Spain which enabled the company to double their chicken processing to 24,000 tons every year. This translates to a total 45,000 tons of chicken, beef and pork products annually. The company is well prepared to meet the high demand for chicken in Spain and Portugal.

In November 2016, the OSI Group was awarded one of the most prestigious Globe of Honor Award for their excellent management of environment throughout their business operations. The Group was one of the 18 organizations in the world that were awarded the same award. The OSI Group has been in operation since 1909 when it was founded and headquartered in Aurora in Illinois. The leadership of the company is crucial for the tangible outcome of the company and hence CEO Sheldon Lavin and the Chief Financial Officer Sherry DeMeulenaere have done a recommendable job. Basically, the company supplies bacon, hot dogs pork, pizza, poultry, fish, veggies etc.

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