OSI Food Solutions is unquestionably one of the most established food products suppliers in the world today. The company, which was established in 1909 has its headquarters in Chicago, Illinois, and boasts years of offering unmatched services to different companies both in the United States and beyond borders. Some of the notable companies that use the excellent services of OSI Food Group are Starbucks, Burger King McDonald’s, Yum, Subway, Pizza Hut, and Papa John’s to mention a few.
Notably, OSI Food Solutions focuses on delivering fresh food products that are made to fit customers specification. For business, the company gives them a platform in which they can enhance their market base by providing them with world-class food products.
Since the beginning of the millennium, OSI Food Industies have been on a remarkable arc of growth. David McDonald has been with the company throughout the journey, having taken over its leadership in the late 1980’s, and over his three-decade dedication at OSI Group, he has remarkably risen from his very first job as the companies project manager to the position he holds currently as the Chief Operating Officer and the President.
In the current era, OSI Food Group is an international enterprise that has broadly diversified operations around the globe. This comprises more than 20,000 workers in their 65 facilities that are located in 17 countries. In the Forbes List of the year 2016 in regard to the largest private companies in the United States, the company’s net worth was estimated to be $6.1 billion, ranking it at number 58.
In preceding years, David McDonald has played a very crucial role in the significant expansion of OSI Food Solutions to China and the acquisition of the deli meat company Baho Foods. He also played an incredible role in the acquisition of Flagship Europe, which has since been renamed to Creative Foods Europe, an established provider of unparalleled bespoke products. The expansion of the company to China and the acquisitions gave OSI Group a better standing on the global market, which is quite beneficial to the company.
Further, under the leadership of the company’s CEO, Sheldon Lavin, OSI Food Solutions has achieved a lot in relation to food production sustainability. The effort to achieve this is built on OSI’s history of being able to embrace the rewards and challenges brought about by advanced technology. OSI Group is quite innovative, a factor that has seen it manage sustainable food production with minimal or no challenges.