Rising from an idea to a global corporate business is a dream held by many business-starts-ups from any parts of the world. OSI has expanded to live the dream of many such companies that admire to reach that world-class status and to have a more significant share of the American Economy. The company has always recorded an upward trend in their profit margins owing to the hard work and dedication of its well-qualified employees.
OSI Group is a food processing company that has skyrocketed in the food industry due to its dynamism the use of technology and consistently advancing to take care of their customer demands and needs. OSI Group took the challenge to manufacture a consistent, affordable and customer-driven product that could withstand the long-distance transportation. Thanks to the inventor of flash freezing-cryogenic food processing, a technology that freezes food through the use of liquid nitrogen.
History of OSI Group
OSI Group started as neighborhood butcher shop in Chicago in the early 20th century operated by a German immigrant. In the mid-century Ray Kroc, the mastermind of McDonald’s restaurant signed an agreement with the sons of Otto Kolschowsky, Arthur and Harry to be the supplier of fresh ground beef to their chain of business. The tender for meet supply boosted the company’s growth curve and its marketability.
A global Growth
Owing to the great services and quality meat offered by the company, they managed to gain the trust of McDonald’s Restaurant which then became their primary and loyal customers. With the consistency of quality supply and the ever-widening range of MacDonald’s restaurants, it opened new ventures in the United States and the international markets like China and Europe.
Value addition in their protein products has landed them an additional mileage in the industry. That is the transition from sausage to pizza and hamburger patties. Merges and acquisitions have also been its order of the day evidenced by the recent addition of an affiliate of Tyson foods in Chicago that operated as a food processing firm and a storage warehouse in 2016.
More About OSI Group
OSI is one of the largest global food processing company that provided the best for client base internationally. It has created employment for 20, 000 personnel at their 65 branches in 17 countries. The company ranked at number 58 in the Forbes list of largest private companies with sales of $6.1 billion.