OSI group is a consortium of meat processing that operates in the food industry; it is based in Aurora, Illinois. They have branches in several states in the US, Canada, and 16 other countries. The syndicate has strong ties to McDonald’s, being its chief meat products supplier. Their products include pork, bacon, fish, and pizza, among others.
The firm strives to reduce environmental degradation by adopting eco-friendly technologies. Their environmental conservations efforts have been rewarded, with the International Organization for Standardization (ISO), granting them 140001 certifications for meeting standard environmental requirements. OSI Group has taken measures to decrease its energy and water consumption. OSI Group aims to achieve zero waste to landfill in the near future.
Forbes magazine lists the company as the 58th largest private company in America. It accrues a revenue of $6.1 billion and has a staff of 20,000 people. The success of this franchise is attributed to its aggressive marketing skills and excellent service delivery. The majority of their clients have given positive reviews on customer treatment.
The enterprise recently purchased Flagship Europe, a major food supplier in the UK. Flagship supplies include poultry, mayonnaise, and sauces. Moreover, Flagship had acquired the services of Calder Foods expanding its services to include marinades, sandwiches, and dips. Flagship owners say they accepted the sale offer because it presented their firm an opportunity to reach new markets and improve customer service. OSI management on their part saw this chance to extend their market grip.
Additionally, OSI also acquired Baho Food, which is based in Netherlands and Germany. Baho’s subsidiaries operate in 18 European countries. Baho CEO said that his enterprise would gain massive experience by partnering with industry leaders OSI. This agreement would be of mutual benefit to both parties, he noted.
Started in 1909 by a German immigrant, the group has rapidly grown into the largest meat processor in the US. Despite the success, the management has not relaxed its efforts in improving entity. Continuous addition of new products and enhancing the current ones prove that OSI Group is determined to keep its place as the best.
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