OSI Group is a company founded in 1909 in Chicago as a meat processing plant. The company over the years has grown to become a success being the largest food processor in the world. The company has several operations in the US with offices in West Chicago, Iowa, Utah, Fort Atkinson, California, and Riverside. So far, the company has 65 facilities in various countries including Asia, North America, and Western Europe.
OSI Group main headquarters are in Illinois in Chicago. The company is involved in the distribution and production of food to its large market base. The products that the company sells are mostly from vendors and other food retailers. These products are highly vetted before the sale to ensure that they meet the optimal standards.
OSI Group prides itself in satisfying their customers and offering custom solutions to them. They conduct a lot of research in the market to determine what products best fit their audiences and what they like. Through research, the company can identify new ways to innovate and develop their product. Due to the company’s cutting-edge food solutions, they have been honored with several awards around the globe. First, in 2016, the British Safety Council honored OSI Group with the Globe of Honor award for their efforts toward environmental management. The British Council honors brands that are cautious of their environment and protects it, and OSI was one of the best in 2016. The company has also been listed in Forbes in 2011 and 2016 for being the largest private company in the US. In 2016, they were named position 58 with revenue of 6 billion dollars while in 2011 they were position 126 with an income of 3 billion dollars.
OSI Group started as a meat processing company, but so far they have diversified in an array of products that include pizza, pork, hot dogs, dough products, meat patties, and vegetables. Their diversification was prompted with an increase in demand of products as well as an increase of their clientele base. The company is a force to be reckoned with in the food processing industry.