OSI Group, a company based in Aurora, Illinois, mainly focuses on meat processing. It supplies items such as hot dogs, vegetable products, meat patties, bacon, pizza fish and poultry to the leading food service as well as retail brands. It has over 50 facilities in about 17 countries.
Although many things have changed since it first was started, one thing remains steadfast: its unwavering dedication to the success of its customers. This is actually one of the reasons why most of the world’s top brands regard the company as a perfect global food provider. They believe that OSI has the capability of delivering a perfect food solution to meet their processing needs.
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David McDonald OSI ‘s president says that the company has offices in different parts of the world. The company has a local management team that is sensitive to local cultures as well as tastes. The team ensures that the company does not produce foods that are against culture and traditions of the society.
OSI group has been operating in China for the last 20 years. The OSI’s presence has been growing as the Country’s economy grows. Currently, the group operates about eight factories and two more are underway. In the nearest future, OSI is likely to be the largest producer of poultry in the country. A few months ago, the company started constructing a new processing plant in Henan Province.
OSI Group signed an agreement with a group called DOYOO to create DaOSI. In China, it serves clients like Yum, Saizeriya, Subway, Burger King, Starbucks and many more. David McDonald says that they are focusing on China because it has a fast developing consumer market in the entire continent. In addition to that, they have good customers there and they are not willing to let them go.
OSI Group is expanding rapidly. It is actually opening branches in different parts of the world. McDonald said that the company has a desire for growth. Sheldon Lavin, the chairman of the group is really working hard to ensure that the company grows and produces better and more services to its customers.
The company engages the manufactures of the equipment to come up with processes that help in food quality and safety like machines that have X-ray facilities to help detect foreign particles. It also engages with agricultural supplies to check on how the agricultural products are grown. This enables it to produce products that meet the industry standards.