OSI Group has its headquarters in Illinois, United States and since it was created in 1909, it has grown to become one of the world’s most successful and largest private businesses. The many years it has been in business have been a journey and a remarkable one for that matter. Besides supplying food products to prominent brands such as Yum, Starbucks, McDonald’s, Burger King, Subway, Papa John’s, and it is also on the frontline towards environmental conservation and sustainable production of food products.
Since its establishment, OSI Group have taken tremendous moves to not only expand their business but to also achieve a competitive edge. Particularly, through the acquisition of various companies including Baho Food, Tyson Food Plant, and Flagship Europe (currently Creative Foods Europe). OSI Group is aware that the needs of their customers keep on changing, which has prompted them to purchase these companies.
OSI Food Solutions also purchases the companies as a way of increasing their presence in different parts of the world, which they believe will help them serve their retail customers as well as companies who depend on their services better.
Further, following the high demand for food products made from chicken, the company saw the need to have the capacity of its production and distribution of chicken products doubled. The company partnered with China to increase its chicken production, especially considering that it needed to meet the demands of its major chicken products clients such as Burger King, McDonald’s, Starbucks, and Papa John’s among others. So far, the deal, which was sealed in 2016 has been a success.
Currently, OSI Group is an international company that has managed to diversify its operations in 17 countries, which are home to 65 facilities. It has approximately 20,000 workers who work round the clock to deliver world-class services. The company’s services are reflected in its ranking, having been named as one of the largest private companies in the U.S in 2016 by Forbes.
The notable OSI Group ranking is as a result of their dedication to excellence in every service that they offer. The company puts the needs of their client first and works so hard to meet them, a factor that has them maintain old customers for decades and attract new ones over time. Also, in their service delivery, they use innovative ideas, which enables them to manage any challenges they may face along the way. OSI acts with integrity and continuously strives to improve their food products.