From its beginnings in Chicago, Illinois, OSI is becoming one of the world leaders in the food industry. Starting out at the old Tyson Foods warehousing Facility, OSI Group made the effort to get the best out of what they had. The company continues to expand globally. Combining great leadership and merging with companies overseas, OSI Group has come up with a plan for success. As of today, the OSI group has facilities in 17 countries around the globe. From its beginnings in Illinois, OSI Group slowly gained over the years and moved towards the future. With the acquisition of Baho Foods the company moved further into Europe.
The merger expands the company’s reach to another 18 countries. This made the company one of the biggest food processors in the world. The leaders of the company believe that this move will improve the relationship of their existing customers. The next acquisition was Flagship Europe. This company mostly specializes in condiments. The company added this company too. The company’s name was later changed to the Creative Foods. As a result, the company expanded its influence to the United Kingdom. After this the company expanded its territory further across seas.
In 2017 Spain was the next country that the company expanded to. The expansion of the existing plant increase production from 12000 tons of chicken products 24000 tons. With the expansion of the plant, 40 more jobs came to be. The expansion doesn’t stop there. Over in Australia OSI Group Incorporated has a major facility in Thomastown. This has made them want to the top food producing companies in the business. As of 2017, they are ranked 58 in the world’s biggest companies on the planet. They have the leadership in place to make the company grow. They are the number one food distributor in the world.