The OSI Group was founded in 1909 and since its establishment has been consistent in delivering leading food solutions for most of the world’s chief food providers. Most of these organizations depend on the OSI Group to provide solutions that offer quality, value, and streamlined processes while optimizing cost. The company has enjoyed commendable success over the past few years, launching seven new production facilities over the world. The OSI Group partners with its clients in producing the products they need to grow their businesses.
The OSI Group is regularly engaged with equipment manufacturers to come up with technologies that help in food safety and quality which are important in the food industry. Such technologies include machines with built-in X-ray equipment that detect foreign particles. They are also heavily involved with the agricultural suppliers to monitor how the products are grown. The OSI Group offers these services to world leaders in the food industry such as the well-known McDonald restaurants.
The OSI Group has witnessed immense growth in recent years. This is seen by their continued acquisition of food companies which share their values and company goals. The company’s president, David McDonald, also expressed the company’s desire for development in capacity as well as in the variety offered to customers. The OSI Group inspires its reliable suppliers to assist the company to heighten sales. Through this partnering process, they are able to provide the clients with what they want. The company’s president acknowledged the CEO, Sheldon Lavin, for creating energy in the company that has enabled the immense growth. The company targets to operate in sixteen nations in other parts of the world.
The OSI Group recently acquired a Flagship in Europe to help with their expansion efforts in the region. The Europe line of production entails a range of foodstuffs such as frozen poultry and pies. Baho Food which is a Dutch company is also instrumental in the expansion of OSI Group in Europe. Baho subsidiaries have facilities in Germany and Netherlands which help the expansion plan of OSI Group. Despite the immense growth witnessed at OSI Group, the company has maintained its headquarters in Aurora but keep the focus on expanding globally.
The man behind all this growth, Sheldon Lavin, has a background in finance. He was heavily involved in developing the very first plant for processing meat for the Kolschowsky family, which he now owns. The man prides himself on having innovation in his DNA and this, he says, has been helpful in his career at the OSI Group.