OSI Group’s Expansion Illustrated Through Its Several Acquisitions

OSI Group is a privately owned company which is located in America. It is one of the leading food providers worldwide.The company produces and sells high valued protein items which include bacon, hot dogs, pizza, fish, meat patties, as well as vegetable products. OSI Group also vends to the retail brands where the company tenders their products for breakfast and lunch.

In 2016, OSI Group obtained Baho Food. The president and chief operating officer of OSI Group, David G. McDonald, stated that with Baho joining them, it is going to be a one-way the business will expand in Europe. He also stated that John Balvers, the managing director of Baho Food together with his team of managers will work together with OSI Executives to spread the growth of the newly joined companies.

OSI Group also made acquisition of Tyson Foods’ Chicago warehouse in the same year. A food company that deals with processed food. As stated in documents filed with the county’s recorder of deeds, OSI bought Tyson Foods for $7.4 million. More to that, OSI Group absorbed most of the Tyson Foods employees to their workforce relieving them from the glaring possibility of jobless.

Additionally, the company has also been able to acquire Flagship Europe which provides food service to the UK market. Their products include frozen chicken, sous vide products, sauces, mayonnaise, pies, and dressings. Lately, Flagship Europe enlarged its existence in the food industry by the inclusion of sandwich fillings, marinades, sauces, mayonnaise, and dips.

As OSI Group continues to increase its popularity deeper and wider, OSI Food Solution Spain has enlarged its production capacity in its existing operation in Toledo, Spain. With this elevation, the activity attained a gross manufacture capacity of more than 45,000 tons of good and quality meat, pork, and chicken products. This project is not only beneficial to the OSI company but also to the surrounding community since it has brought in 20 more job opportunities.

In 2016, OSI Food Solutions Uk was given an honorable Globe of Honor Award from the British Safety Council for the impeccable management of environmental risks. OSI Group was among the 18 institutions globally that were part of the 2016’s Globe of Honour. The award strictly goes out to institutions that have been very keen and committed to environmental management. Linda Armstrong OBE, the chair of the British Safety Council spoke on behalf of the trustees and staff of the British Safety Council congratulating OSI Food Solutions UK Ltd on winning the Globe of Honour in 2016.

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