OSI Group, a large food processing. Supplies Company continue to strive for excellence by providing high-quality meat and other food products to the American and the international food industry. The company has embarked on an ambitious expansion plan that has seen them open subsidiaries and purchase related food processing companies in different parts of the globe.
The privately held food processing company has cemented a top position in the American food industry for a century, and now it is reaching to international markets. At the end of 2015, OSI industries reported annual revenues to the tune of $6.1 billion, which placed the company on the Forbes List of the largest privately held companies in America. OSI industries were ranked at position 58 of the largest private companies in America. What sets OSI industries apart from other food industries is their ability to continuously grow and realize profits even in the worst economic conditions.
OSI industries are recognized by the British Safety Council (B.S.C) for their role in environmental risk management. The B.S.C presented the 2016 Globe of Honor Award to OSI Group and its subsidiaries for demonstrating excellence in the environmental risk management. The group also won the Globe of Honor Awards in 2013 and 2015 for showing outstanding ecological management audits. The company has evolved from a family-owned enterprise, formerly known as Otto & Sons into a giant food processing company serving various international markets.
OSI Group’s appetite for growth
David McDonald the company’s president, admits that OSI Group has a much taste for growing its processing capacity to serve a broader market. OSI Group continues to partner with other companies and suppliers to help them realize increased sales. David McDonald notes that the partnering process with different companies helps to give their customers a variety of options to choose from including natural and organic food products.
David McDonald states that the constant variable in their company is that the food is both tasty and healthy. David doesn’t hesitate to shower praises to the Group’s CEO, Sheldon Lavin for helping to put OSI Industries on a global map. Sheldon Lavin has been instrumental in pushing for the company’s growth and creating the energy that makes it grow. The company is currently operating in 16 countries with more than 70 processing facilities.
About OSI Group
OSI Group is a giant food processing company that was established more than hundred years ago by a German immigrant, Otto Kolschowsky. OSI Group started as a small butcher shop in Chicago but later on grew to be giant meat processor that supplied the McDonalds with high-quality meat from 1955.
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