OSI Group, the number one food processing company in the world continues to expand its business operation to more locations in the world. The company has been in the news lately for their acquisition of the European market which was implemented through the Flagship Europe and acquisition of Dutch food company Baho Foods. OSI Group is led by Chief Executive Officer Sheldon Lavin and President David McDonald. These two individual are the force behind the success of this company. They have taken the company from a medium level company to now an international company with business recognition on various continents.
OSI Group runs its business operations through various subsidiaries. In Europe, OSI Group has been implementing various plans that are aimed at making the company a leading food processing plant in the continent. In Spain, they run their business operation through a brand known as OSI Food Solutions. This is one of the projects that was initiated through the Flagship Europe initiative. The food plant in Spain Located at a place called Toledo. This is one of the biggest food plants that the company owner in Europe.
The Spain based food plant has recently been upgraded and expanded to boost the production of chicken products. The expansion which was carried out and completed in 2017 will double the production of chicken products. Before the expansion, the food production stood at 12,000 tons.
The higher production capacity of the company will help it dominate the Europe market for a long time. The OSI Food Solution plant in Spain will have a capacity to produce over $45,000 tons of chicken, pork and beef products starting this year. The food production business in Spain has also assisted the local people gaining from employment opportunities.
Why did OSI Food Solution expand the chicken business? This is a valid question that many would like to know. According to food consumption data, there is increased consumption of chicken products in Spain and the countries surrounding it. In the last three years, there has been an increase of over 8%, and this is a good reason for them to expand their production so that they can meet the desired food production targets.
OSI Group has been expanding its business operation in all corners of the world. They have bought a new food processing plant formerly owned by Tysons Foods in Chicago. They have also built seven new food processing plants in various location in Asia. The company clearly means business under the leadership of Sheldon Lavin and David McDonald.
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