OSI Industries, is a food processing company that produces items such as sausage or bacon has announced its acquisition of a former Tyson Foods plant in the south side of Chicago, Illinois. It was apparently purchased for nearly seven million four hundred thousand dollars according to Cook County records. When Tyson Foods said it was going to shut down the plant it said its four hundred and eighty jobs were to be lost. In steps OSI Industries, that apparently recruited many of the former employees so the could retain there jobs. Although there is no way of knowing how many of the jobs were retained as OSI Industries doesn’t reveal information about its products or customers. However, those that were are very happy OSI Industries stepped in. The plant will help the company grow manufacturing network. With the company owning sixty felicities in sixteen countries, the plant will make a definite impact in its networks ability to sevice its clients.
Another amazing acquisition by OSI Industries is Flagship Europe. Flagship Europe makes products such as frozen poultry and pies. In addition Flagship Europe has recently acquired Calder Foods, a producer of marinades, sauces and mayonnaise. It was a great buy for OSI Industries, It will further enhances its reach across Europe. It was also beneficial for Flagship Europe. Now they will have an enlarged client base and the resources of OSI Industries behind it. The products of Flagship Europe also compliment the processing strengths of OSI Industries. You could say this was a perfect mutually beneficial relationship.
There was more good news for OSI Industries lately with it gaining an amazing award. The Globe Of Hounor Award (for management of environmental risks) presented by the British Safety Council. This was a well fought and well deserved award. To receive this award you have to receive five stars from the British Safety Council. Then you have to under go an independent inspection by a panel of excerpts. It is a crazy process, however, OSI Industries commitment to the environment is very commendable. With an eye looking towards the future there is no limit on how far this company will go.