World’s leading supplier of quality value-added food products, OSI Food Solutions intends to double its chicken production capacity to the meet the soaring demand for chicken products worldwide. Started in 1906, the food company has for many decades been supplying food products to some of the leading retail and food service brands in the world. It is headquartered in Aurora, Illinois, and it presently has more than 65 food processing plants across the world. It is ranked among the largest privately-owned firms in the US.
The firm intends to take advantage of the increasing demand for various chicken products by doubling its chicken production as well as production capacity. Currently, some of its chicken products such as nuggets and patties are offered by many leading fast food chains across the globe. McDonald’s, Papa John’s, Starbucks and Burger King are some of its leading clients.
As an effort to boost its presence in Europe, OSI Food Solutions acquired Baho Food, a Dutch-based firm that has been providing a wide array of deli meats and convenience foods in Europe. Baho Food also has several food processing plants and subsidiaries in Germany. With its acquisition of the Dutch-based company, which took place two years ago, the firm is now well positioned to meet its clients’ needs in various European markets. The firm also seeks to venture into 20 other European nations.
This year, the firm completed a historic merger with an Australian poultry processor , Turi Foods, which is presently known as The Turosi Pty Ltd after the acquisition The two firms will now be supplying fast-service restaurants, retail outlets, and food service markets throughout the Asian Pacific region with quality food solutions to meet consumer’s needs. The Chairman of Turi Foods, Sam Cuteri, noted that Turi Foods was delighted to have the dedicated teams of the two firms serve the increasing number of clients in Australia. Already the firm has several processing facilities in Victoria and across Australia.
With its plans to increase its chicken production capacity, then OSI Food Solutions is ultimately set to be the leading supplier and processor. It will further enhance its capacity to meet the global market with high-quality poultry products.