Headquartered in Aurora, Illinois, the OSI Group is an American private holding firm of meat processors which services the retail as well as food service markets locally and internationally. It was founded in 1909 by Otto Kolschowsky and was named Otto & Sons in 1928.
In the US, it operates its plants under the title OSI Industries, LLC with locations in various parts of the country. It has over sixty-five facilities in seventeen nations around the world. OSI supplies quality meat to renowned companies such as McDonald’s, Subway, Pizza Hut, Starbucks and KFC in addition to producing numerous private label brand foods.
OSI Group is among the top 100 Food Companies in America. Based on annual revenues of USD 3 billion, Forbes listed OSI Group as America’s 136th largest private company in 2011 and this amount went up to USD 6.1 billion in 2016, making it position 58. Overall, OSI Group ranked 66 among the Food and Beverage companies in America in 2016.
The Group’s facilities in other parts of the world have also received several awards over the years. Recently, on 25th November 2016, the OSI Food Solutions UK was presented the prestigious Globe of Honor Award by the British Safety Council for its excellent management of environmental risks. Sheldon Lavin, the Chairman and CEO of OSI has played a significant role in the success of the company and is acknowledged for guiding the company from a domestic food firm to an international multi-billion dollar food processor.
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