Forbes ranks American food processing giant OSI Industries as one of the country’s top 100 businesses. The Aurora, Illinois based company has over 20,000 employees and processing facilities in 17 countries on 5 continents. And it continues to grow. OSI Industries has 10 processing facilities in China, operations in Japan, India, the Philippines and many other countries in Asia. It also has a significant presence in Australia and the Americas, with food processing plants in Brazil, Mexico and throughout the United States. Currently OSI Industries is focused on European expansion.
To facilitate the growth of the number of customers it has in Europe, OSI Industries has increased the production capacity of its meat and poultry processing plant in Toledo, Spain. It has also been acquiring a number of European food companies. Recently, OSI Industries bought Flagship Europe. The company has its headquarters in the United Kingdom and provides a number of businesses in the UK with several brands of sauces, dressings, dips, condiments, pies, fillings and a host of other products. By adding Flagship Europe OSI Industries gained lots of new clients and entrance into a growing number of European markets.
As part of its European expansion, OSI Industries also acquired the northern Europe based company Baho Foods. The company which has production facilities in Germany and Holland, gives OSI Industries access to millions of additional customers in Europe. Baho Foods serves clients in almost 20 European countries, providing them with high-quality, very popular snacks, easy to prepare foods, deli meats and more. With the inclusion of Baho Foods in their portfolio and their food processing plants in Hungary and Poland, OSI Industries now has a presence in Eastern, Western, Northern and Southern Europe.
But the expansion efforts of OSI Industries isn’t limited to adding facilities outside of the U.S.. The company recently purchased a former Tyson Foods facility in Chicago. Located on the South side of the city, the 200,000 square foot plant increases OSI Industries’ production capacity in the Mid-West. The company also has large facilities on the East and West coasts of the United States. Founded in Illinois in 1909 as a butcher shop and meat market called Otto & Sons, OSI Industries now provides customers in 85 countries with the highest quality dough, fish, meat, poultry and vegetable products.
At its global production facilities, OSI Industries is known for award-winning food, environmental and worker safety practices.
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