The Aurora, Illinois based company is a meat-processing firm that also specializes in other retails food services. OSI Food Solutions, too, has offices outside the USA. These offices are in China, Germany, and the UK. The privately owned company specializes in different kind of foods ranging from poultry, seafood, pork, and beef. Apart from that, the company also supplies dough vegetables, fruit, and cheese-based products. OSI Food Solutions is a well-known supplier for global food chains for example Subway, Starbucks, Pizza Hut, and McDonald’s.
Being the market leaders over the years has made this company awarded with different awards on the global scene such as British Safety Council for the excellent management of environmental risks. This award was presented on 25 November 2016 at an Awards luncheon that was held at Draper’s Hall, which is arguably the best award in the food industry. For an organization to compete for Globe of Honour, it must satisfy the council responsible for environmental management and audit scheme in London. OSI Food Solutions UK has been in operation since 1989 and over the years produced beef and pork products for the restaurant industry. This is not the first time the company won the award. It was a repeat of 2013 and 2015 victory having over five stars in rankings in all the three times.
The company is employees oriented. The OSI Food Solutions firmly believes that employees are an essential aspect of realizing the company’s dream and goals. It is therefore due to this consideration that the company offers a competitive environment and stimulating one, but it has an elaborate plan for rewarding good work. This principle justifies their hiring criterion based on the ability to work as a team as well as working in a competitive entrepreneurial environment. When these qualifies employees are hired, producing quality services to customers is attainable. If trained, any applicant is considered for employment regardless of their color of skin, sexuality, sex, nationality and the company is an equal employer to people with disabilities. These privileges are enshrined in the company’s constitution.
OSI Food Solutions acquired a controlling stake in Baho Food, a private Dutch company involved in the processing of meat products and other food items for the food service and retail industry. The transaction is still subject to merger control approval. Baho operates plants in both Germany and the Netherlands with five subsidiary companies. The managing director of Baho, John Balvers will remain with the company along with his entire management team. They will work with the OSI Food Solutions leaders to implement a plan that will best position the combined business for longer-term growth. OSI Food Solutions’ acquisition of the controlling stake in Baho Food followed the company’s announcement that it was purchasing former Tyson Food plant in Chicago. OSI also doubled Chicken Production Capacity.
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