The foodservice industry is one of the most demanding industries on planet earth, and it has always been this way for quite some time. This particular field of work is composed of numerous companies, but all are not created equal. Have you ever heard of OSI Group? Are you generally interested in this sector of business? If you are interested in this business, then keep reading. OSI Group is a quintessential food provider, and it is made up of over 64 facilities. These facilities are located all around the globe, including Ukraine, China, Japan, India, Hungary, Canada, Brazil, Germany and Spain.
OSI Group’s dominance has came into fruition through a number of ways. Business acquisitions has turned this company into a huge success. Over the past few years, OSI has acquired stake in a number of other foodservice businesses. In 2016, this particular company went on an overhaul in a sense. According to the Cook County Recorder of Deeds, OSI was reported to spending at least $7.4 million for a 200,000 square-foot facility in Chicago. This facility just so happened to be formally owned by Tyson Foods. Thanks to this acquisition, the company will definitely strengthen its foundation. This purchase will also broaden OSI’s manufacturing network. Another big acquisition of 2016 came when OSI Group acquired Flagship Europe. This food provider specialized in producing a myriad of dips, marinades, sauces and fillings.
David McDonald, the president of OSI, has used his three decades of experience to help turn this company into a mega success. McDonald grew up in the Midwest region, and he knows the agricultural business from the inside-out. He graduated from Iowa State University with a bachelor’s degree in Animal Science. McDonald’s knowledge of the industry has helped OSI Group in reaching its potential. Bigger and better things are on the horizon, and David McDonald is at the forefront of it all.