OSI Industries has continually executed its expansion plans by buying other companies in the food manufacturing industry that it feels they align perfectly to its own goals and values. The OSI Group offers quality products and custom solutions for retail and food service brands. Its productivity alone in 2016 manifests its own emphasis on expansion and growth given its seven fresh facilities for production and processing in the world.
Push for Growth
David McDonald, the president of OSI Industries outlines the group’s appetite for more growth and expansion. The group’s product development focuses on offering more to its customers and partnering with the clients to produce products that will assist them grow their business and get more sales. The partnering process with consumers ensures that they get what they demand including organic and natural foods. David McDonald singled out the efforts of their CEO, Sheldon Lavin, for pushing the group and coming up with the energy that makes it expand, offer more choices in food products and become significant to consumers. The group currently operates in 16 countries.
Expansion at Home
According to a report on Chicago Tribune, OSI Group paid $7.4 million for a plant based in Chicago that belonged to Tyson Foods. The plant offered OSI Group with continued business expansion. The plant used to deal in hamburgers, meatballs, hotdogs, pork, bacon, vegetable and poultry products.
Expansion in Europe
OSI Group purchased Flagship Europe and earned the ability to provide products to new clients in international markets. The newly acquired line deals with products such as sauces, frozen poultry, pies, marinades, dressings and sandwich fillings. David McDonald stated that the acquisition of the Europe Flagship line enabled the OSI Group gain a broad presence in the continent. It also increased the company’s capacity to meet the needs of its customers and complemented the processing strengths that the group had before.
OSI Industries also acquired Baho Foods, a Dutch company involved in the manufacturing of snacks, deli meats and convenience foods. This further expanded the group’s presence in the European market as Baho Foods has processing plants present in both Netherlands and Germany offering services to 18 countries in Europe. It retained the Baho Foods top management for smooth operations.
About OSI Group
OSI Group is headquartered in Aurora, Illinois and deals in meat and other food products. The group remains focused on giving its customers the best. This is the reason why it has managed to remain being the premier supplier of food to leading brands in the world for years.
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