OSI Group and Its Continuous Expansion

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OSI Group is a global food provider which provides premier products and services. It has its headquarters in Aurora Illinois and branches spread across the globe. David McDonald who started as project manager worked his way up to become the company’s president. Under his expert leadership skill, the OSI group has made tremendous steps in growth and success. McDonald has been with the company for over 30 years.

Expansion

The company recently bought Baho food which is a Dutch company which deals with Deli meat and processing other foods. Additionally, it has established 10 Chinese branches which specialize in poultry. In 2016 OSI food solutions the UK received a prestigious global award from British safety council for environmental risk management. This award is presented to organizations which have shown exemplary services in environmental management. Similarly, the company was given the Globe of Honor award in 2013 and 2015.

Services

OSI main focuse its services in the production of proteins which are packaged and sold in supermarkets and chain restaurants worldwide. Currently, it operates in 17 countries under the leadership of McDonald and CEO Sheldon Lavin. In 2016, the company purchased Flagship Europe taking over frozen pies and poultry production. By purchasing Baho and Flagship Europe, this company sets itself to acquire new opportunities in Europe. In fact, it has expanded in Spain and Europe. OSI group used the same means to venture into Asia and United States Markets.The group maintains a diverse range of services as it enhances its presence in the local market. As a matter of fact, it purchased a food plant in Illinois managed by Tyson food that was at a blink of closure. Tyson Food purchased at $7.4 million gave OSI more production options. With precise marketing and product development, it has managed to stay at the top of the market even with the unfriendly economic state in the previous decade.

Conclusion

OSI Group is continually undergoing expansion through opening more branches worldwide and standardization of its product a move that guarantees high quality product and food safety. It has proven its commitment to quality by using high technology in the production process and conforming to regulations in all its subsidiaries. More importantly, the company actively participates in charity such as Feeding America and Ronald McDonald House. In a nutshell, the company is set to experience more growth.