OSI Food Solutions has significantly stepped up operations in its European market in the last three-plus years. The food service and retail food solutions supplier has built its 100 plus year reputation for excellence in outstanding customer service, innovation and expansion. European expansion has been big on OSI’s radar for some time now and the recent trend goes back to the 2014 partnering with Pickstock from the U.K. 2016 saw Baho Food and Flagship Europe become value adding OSI Food Solutions family members. 2016 was also an award-winning year for the company, including a huge award in the European market. Recent European events are a testament to the fact that OSI’s tradition of expansion continues, showing no signs of slowing down.
Baho Food/Flagship Europe:
The 2016 Acquisitions of European food wholesalers Baho Food and Flagship Europe are huge for OSI Food Solutions. The companies have a combined strength of 18 countries Europe wide. OSI’s product portfolio in Europe gets a huge boost with the addition of these great companies to the family. OSI’s existing customers are thrilled with the acquisition and it is sure to entice new customers. In other major European news, OSI’s Toledo facility in Spain received massive upgrades that have doubled chicken production, yielding in excess of 24,000 tons every year. The facility services the Spanish and Portuguese markets. The strong recent trend has been a massive increase in demand for processed chicken in these key markets. This made the large investment in upgrades at the facility a necessity. It has been well worth the investment for OSI Food Solutions.
Globe of Honour:
OSI Food Solutions was excited the accept the 2016 Globe of Honour from the British Safety Council. An organization must attain a 5-Star rating on the council’s rating system in order to become eligible. Receipt of this award is a testament to OSI Industries commitment to environmental sustainability. This was part of an award-winning year for the firm as Chairman and CEO Sheldon Lavin was honored with the Global Visionary Award in 2016 as well.
Why OSI Is a Great Place to Work:
OSI Food Solutions has a firm belief that its success would be impossible if it weren’t for the invaluable service of its loyal employees. The company is committed to providing a highly rewarding environment. The company is always looking for employees who have an entrepreneurial spirit and enjoy being part of a family and team structure.