The OSI Group is a privately-owned corporation which operates more than 50 facilities in the U.S. and throughout foreign countries. If you aren’t familiar with this company, then it means that you have not dined at McDonalds, Pizza Hut, Subway, Starbucks, etc. The OSI Group processes healthy, natural, and organic foods for top retail and restaurant service markets. The OSI group operates in the U.S. under the name OSI Industries, LLC and of course they operate in foreign countries under popular brands. The OSI Group is headquartered in Aurora, Illinois. Additional OSI plants are located in Iowa, Utah, Wisconsin, and California.
The OSI Group is under the management of David McDonald whose mission it is to make OSI the premier global food provider. David graduated from Iowa State University with a bachelor’s degree in animal science. OSI Industries was David’s first job after he graduated from college. Under David’s aegis, OSI Group is growing exponentially both nationally and internationally. This growth is in part due do to the smart acquisitions that the OSI Group has acquired. In 2016, the OSI group purchased the Baho Food Company. Mr. McDonald said of this purchase, that no only does it increase their food line in condiments, poultry, and desserts, but the Baho Foods acquisition helped to expand the OSI ownership of manufacturing companies and Baho affiliations within the U.S.
OSI has also expanded its international holdings in China, India, Hungary, Europe, Germany, and Poland. The OSI Group is known for producing quality products and using customized amalgamations to better the worldwide food industry. In addition, wherever the OSI Group works, they bring new economic gains to that state or country. The OSI Group also carries a global reputation in their manufacturing plants for safety and health. OSI partners with local farms and agricultural suppliers whom they monitor to make sure that the food products used by OSI are of the best quality. OSI has also been awarded for using food processing machine technology which supports food safety even down to the most minute of alien particles.
The OSI Group and David McDonald have been recognized and awarded accolades over the years from organizations like the British Safety Council’s Globe of Honor in 2013, 2015, and 2016. OSI has been continually awarded for their best practices in environmental safety and health. David McDonald continues to reside in Illinois with his family and funds scholarship programs and local charities. The McDonald family has also erected and supports a new Illinois agricultural student learning center.
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