With more than hundred years in the industry OSI Group has been awarded several awards and globally commended for their continuous commitment to supplying and selling high quality meat products. The company whose headquarters are in Aurora, Illinois, has locations in seventeen countries and more than sixty five facilities. It is one of the highest employers in the country with more than 20,000 workers so far and continues to hire. It has been a meat processor leader in its industry for years and number 58 on the Forbes America’s largest privately owned companies with a revenue worth 6.1 billion.
OSI Group supplies its products across the world, from America, Europe, Asia and China. They distribute poultry products, beef products, pizzas and other meat products in different parts of the globe. Their reputation in all the hundred years they have been in operation has granted the company respect and a reputation. In the years it has been in existence, OSI Group has shown its deep devotion to high quality products and services to its clients.
Being a global company has landed OSI Group so many benefits. They have high bargaining power on their suppliers and clients as well although they try their best to be perfect. For that reason the company has made several acquisitions and made the companies acquired to deliver their services well. In 2016, the company announced of their acquisition of Baho Food Group. The company had locations in eighteen countries and had a major market in Netherlands. Through the acquisition OSI Group has been able to expand its operations in Netherlands and other neighboring countries.
Another major achievement the company has had was receiving the Flagship Europe award. By being granted this opportunity, the company can now supply their products in Europe and expand their markets and territory. Also, they acquiring Tyson Food Plant a giant meat processor company that had gone under was another strategic plan the company used to expand their boundaries. Through these acquisitions and strategic partnerships the company is able to continue the leader in its market.
OSI Group is an expert in its industry. With years of processing foods, the company has acquired a great deal of skill to continue doing this and being the best in the industry. OSI Group was awarded the 2016 Globe of Honour for their outstanding performance and their concern for the environment. The award was granted by the British Safety Council.