OSI Group has grown from rather humble beginnings into one of the world’s largest food providers. Opened in 1909 as a family meat market by Otto Kolschowsky today the company operates in seventeen countries around the globe and employs over twenty-two thousand men and women.
OSI Group is still family owned and headquartered in Aurora, Illinois, with an annual revenue of over three billion dollars annually. Because of their financial resources and extensive infrastructure, OSI Group can develop, manufacture and deliver custom food solutions anywhere on the planet. By partnering with the leading foodservice and retail brands in the world, OSI Group is providing food products that are delighting customers around the world.
OSI offers vegetables, fruits and other proteins including beef, pork, poultry and seafood to its clients, developing products that meet each customer’s unique requirements. Consumers can rely on OSI for their efficient supply chain, culinary skills and global flavor knowledge, their research and design facilities and their commitment to safety and quality. OSI Group can deliver what you’re hungry for, breakfast, lunch, snacks or desserts.
OSI is an equal opportunity employer that firmly believes the success of the company is a direct result of the men and women who work for them. The company makes every effort to provide an atmosphere that is challenging, stimulating and offers rewarding opportunities. The company employs men and women who are passionate about their work, who seek innovative solutions to problems and enjoy working as a team while realizing each has something to offer. The goal is to create a workforce dedicated to providing unparalleled service and solutions to its thousands of customers around the world.
OSI Group continues to expand its variety of quality food products with the acquisition of Baho Food and in December of 2016 the purchase of Flagship Europe. Baho Food is a manufacturer of convenience foods, including deli meats and snacks, with manufacturing facilities in the Netherlands and Germany that have customers in eighteen European countries. Flagship Europe has an extensive range of quality products that cover several product categories, including frozen poultry, mayonnaise, sauces, dressings and award winning pies and much more. These acquisitions will further add to OSI’s European presence.
The company has received numerous health and safety awards. To mention only a few of the more prominent, the British Sword of Honour from the British Safety Council in 2015, for its outstanding health and safety record OSI received The National Labor Inspectorate from Poland in 2015 and in August 2016 were given the California Green Business Award for its environmental responsibility.