When it comes to successful American food companies, OSI Food Solutions exemplifies success when it comes to food. Indeed, OSI Industries has built up an impressive track record over the year, especially in milieus like meat processing. OSI Food Solutions has gotten a lot of accolades over the hundred years it has been in business. The CEO of OSI Food Solutions, Sheldon Levin, is a competent corporate leader who has helped OSI expand internationally and buying many food-related companies in Europe.
OSI Food Solutions, which was named Otto & Sons in 1928, was located in Chicago, Illinois. Today, OSI headquarters is located in Illinois and also has a staff of 20,000. There are 65 facilities located in 16 countries that support OSI.
CEO, Sheldon Lavin created a very trustworthy business relationship with Otto & Sons in the 1970s and eventually worked out a deal to own of Otto & Sons. When Mr. Lavin took over the company, he eventually changed the name to OSI. Mr. Lavin’s agreement with Otto & Sons to take over the helm as their CEO turned out to be an excellent decision for the company.
OSI was able to grow into an international business, while staying a private entity. Forbes noted that OSI was worth approximately 6.6 billion dollars in 2016. OSI has also received many awards and kudos regarding the quality of food standards over the decades. A subsidiary of OSI was presented with the Globe of Honour in 2016. The award, which is given annually, recognizes companies in the U.K. that are eminent and excellent in areas like environmental safety.
Moreover, OSI has allocated monies to double OSI’s chicken production volume in Spain. This infusion of cash helped to boost their chicken processing efforts due to the increased demand for chicken. OSI’s production numbers doubled to 24 thousand tons from 12 thousand tons.
With a persistently high threshold of business excellence in areas like diversity, sustainability, food quality, inclusiveness, and energy efficiency OSI’s staff have helped to set OSI apart from the other companies. Indeed, OSI and many subsidiaries have provided new employment opportunities for in the Asia-Pacific markets, the Americas, and Europe.
On the OSI corporate website, the company states that believe firmly in their staff to drive the success of their company. OSI is also well known for their dedication, innovation, and commitment to diversity and the inclusion of their team.