OSI Group Expands Their Business In 2016

OSI Group expanded their business greatly in 2016, with three major acquisitions. The company started with the purchase of Tyson Foods, Southside Chicago Food plant for 7.4 million “This facility enhances our capabilities to meet the rapidly evolving needs of our customers,” said OSI North America Senior Executive Vice President Kevin Scott in the release.

Next, the company acquired Baho Foods, a food processing business from the Netherlands that specializes and convenience foods, deli meats and snacks for retail food and food services industries. In December 2016, the company also acquired Flagship Europe. Flagship Europe provides foodservice products throughout the United Kingdom.

OSI Group is located in Aurora Illinois. The company was founded in 1909 by Otto Kolschowsky as a family-owned meat market and butcher shop in the Chicago area. They are currently a holding company for meat processors, servicing the retail and food service industries. OSI group Specializes and products for breakfast, lunch, snacks and dinner. The companies products include pork, beef chicken, and seafood, raw and processed.

Mr. Sheldon Lavin is Chairman and Chief Executive Officer and Mr. David G. McDonald is the companies’ President and Chief Operating Officer. Bill Wiemer is OSI’s Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President. As of 2016, the company employs 20, 0000 employees.

Awarded the 2016 Globe of Honor by the British Safety Council, OSI continues to be a world-wide industry leader in providing food products and food solutions. OSI is a private company but in 2015 they reported 6.1 billion in sales in were listed on the Forbes 2016 list of America largest privately held companies.

These acquisitions have given the company the opportunity to expand operations throughout the United States and further expand their operations into Europe. It appears that the OSI group is positioning themselves to have a greater year in 2017.

OSI Group: A Top Rated Provider Of Quality Food

OSI is a worldwide provider of delicious food products to many of the world’s leading food brands. As one of the largest privately held companies in the United States, the OSI Group, has at their disposal, an incredible array of resources unequaled in the industry.

Recently, the OSI Group won the prestigious Globe of Honour at the 2016 Sword of Honour and Globe of Honour awards hosted by the British Safety Council. The award is presented to companies that demonstrate excellence in health, safety, and environmental management from the board room to the shop floor.

The OSI group offers custom food processing for meats, vegetables, fruits and more. Everything is made to order, and delicious. They focus on their customer’s unique demands, and they have the knowledge and expertise to develop any solution for their clients. They can find solutions for back-of-the-house to the processing line and scale the operation for the best outcome.

OSI has the capabilities to process food from the field to the kitchen in just about any form you can imagine, and in any amount that is needed. OSI is proud to supply beef, pork, poultry, seafood, pizza, baked goods, produce and more around the globe. They work hard to delivery on their promise to delight their customers every day with every product. They are a great company that provides a great service for millions of people.