One company that cannot go unnoticed in the world food industry is OSI Group. OSI is a privately held, an American company that supplies value-added meat products to retailers in the food industry. The company is known to be one of the most successful privately owned company that deals with food in the United States.
The company boasts of several production facilities available in different countries where it has a presence. These plants enable OSI to develop unique products that are unmatched regarding quality. The firm focuses on sources for meat products such as beef, pork, and chicken adds value to them and then distributes the products to retailers and big corporations such as McDonald’s, Burger King, Subway, and Starbucks. Its custom food products are carefully made taking into consideration the taste preferences and needs of the clientele.
OSI Industries operates in 17 countries of the world and is home to over 20,000 employees enabling it to provide products that are preferred by most people. Lately, the company has focused on strengthening its operations in foreign markets because overseas markets like Europe and China provide new growth opportunities. This expansion is characterized by the recent acquisition of Baho Foods by the enterprise. Baho Foods is an acclaimed European food processing brand that has captured the Germany and Netherlands markets. The purchase of the company by the OSI Group is an indication that OSI wants to spread its business tentacles deeper into the European market. According to the President and COO of the OSI Group, this purchase is aimed at strengthening the operations of OSI in Europe.
Other notable acquisitions that OSI Group has undertaken include the purchase of Flagship Europe, another food processing company that focuses on supplying food service products across Europe. Closer home, OSI Group, acquired the Tyson Food Plant last year. The factory adds to the firm’s manufacturing network and provides the company with additional capabilities of processing more products in the American market.