OSI Food Industries is a privately owned company that processes and distributes product all over the world. Processing and distribution things such as chicken, pork and beef.
In June of 2016 a Tyson Food plant in Chicago was bought by OSI Industries for 7.4 million dollars, as specified by the Cook County records.
According to Tyson Foods 480 jobs were going to be lost by October 1st of 2016, caused by the facilities shut down. OSI Industries offered 250 of those employees to remain working as OSI employees.
This 200,000 square-foot facility was bought by OSI Industries with the intent of broadening their manufacturing Network, and adding another facility to their other Chicago facilities.
Also in 2016 OSI Industries bought a piece of Flagship food groups. According to a statement given by Flagships Europe’s Chief executor they are excited to be a part of OSI Industries by strengthening their position, improving themselves, and meeting new opportunities to better serve their customers. Russell Maddock, who is COO and president of OSI Industries expressed great excitement in broadening the company’s portfolio and bettering their capabilities to serve their customers needs.
These expansions have helped make OSI Industries one of America’s top food companies. OSI Industries owns 65 facilities all over the world with a Workforce of over 200,000 employees. OSI Industries states that their mission is to process and deliver as promised everyday to every customer, and for their product to be top quality at all times.
Their mission means that all vendors they work through must meet their high standards. This means that they challenge each and every one of their extensive vendors to be the best they can be.
OSI Industries is also very well known for their creative product ideas, and willingness to go even as far as purchasing new equipment and coming up with new processing methods to meet their clients needs.
All the hard work the employees of OSI Industries has helped them to obtain the globe of honour award in 2013, 2015 and 2016.
The award was awarded by the British Safety Council To 18 organizations worldwide. Before even being able to compete for the global of honour OSI Industries first must reach a maximum of 5 stars with the audit given by the British safety council’s Environmental Management. As well as showing a panel of experts they exceed in Environmental Management from the boardroom to the shop floor.
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