OSI Group is a global leader in offering quality products to the food industry. It is one of the largest private companies in America. According to FoodProcessing.com, OSI Group ranks as one of the leading 100 food companies in the United States. This success is anchored on its efficiency, trustworthiness and strong commitment to sustainability. Additionally, its food safety and quality assurance systems unmatched.
Recently, OSI Food Solutions UK was presented with the Globe of Honor Award for 2016 by the British Safety Council for its exemplary management of environmental risks. OSI was among the 18 organizations from around the globe that were honored with the prestigious Globe of Honor award. The award is given to organizations that have devised innovative strategies for protecting the environment.
For an organization to compete for the award, it has to achieve a maximum of five stars in the environmental management audit scheme of the British Safety Council. Additionally, they must demonstrate to an independent panel of professionals that they uphold outstanding environmental management mechanisms in their businesses. The chair of the British Safety Council, Lynda Armstrong OB, congratulated OSI Food Solutions UK Ltd on behalf of the Council’s trustees and staff. While presenting the award to OSI’s environmental manager in charge of Europe, Kelly Grimwood, Mike Robinson noted that leadership is an important factor in achieving excellence. Robinson serves as the British Safety Council’s chief executive officer.
Recently, OSI Group acquired Baho Food, a private Dutch firm that processes meat products and other food items for the foodservice and retail sectors. Baho Food runs different plants in the Netherlands and Germany courtesy of its five subsidiary firms. These institutions are Vital Convenience, Gelderland Frischwaren, Bakx Foods, Q Smart Life, and Henri Van de Bilt. Baho Food has been operating for almost six decades. The company sells a broad range of convenience foods, snacks and deli meats. Most of its products are sold to its customers who are located in 18 European countries to learn more: https://www.inc.com/profile/osi-group click here.
Moreover, in mid-2016, OSI Group acquired Tyson Foods Plant, which is based in Chicago. In an announcement on OSI Group’s website, the company noted that the plant would offer its infrastructure for purposes of enhancing OSI’s continued business growth. This is because it is located close to the other Chicago plants owned by OSI Group.