The OSI Group, a global leader in supplying value-added protein products, is keen at giving consumers more regarding production capacity and product development. To ensure their goods are high quality, OSI Group engages manufacturer to install technology that will help them monitor production. An example is the inbuilt X-ray machine that checks for foreign materials. With the agricultural produce, the company actively monitor how plants are grown.
The global company
OSI Group is well represented globally with operations in over seventeen countries. Despite being a global firm, OSI has a local management team in each country which understands what the residents want and like. This means that products may vary from country to country. With over sixty-five facilities, OSI Group produces many co-packs brand name items and private label brand foods for its customers around the world. David McDonald OSI Group attributed their growth to the chairman Sheldon Lavin, whom he says push them to grow, become more significant and offer more to clients. Even when consumers taste and preferences change, OSI is always ready to satisfy their needs.
OSI China market
David McDonald, the president of OSI Group, says China market has the highest number of consumers because of the power of the population. The customers they supply to, the likes of McDonald’s, Papa John’s and Yum, just to name a few are also experiencing growth which means they need more goods from OSI. As demand grows, the company opens new processing and production facilities to cater for the growing demand.
About David McDonald
The president, David McDonald is quite engaged in OSI. Apart from being the president for thirty years, he is also the Project Manager of OSI Industries, the OSI Group’s US plant. Mr. McDonald is also on the board of directors of the company and Director of OSI International Foods Pty Limited in Australia.
Other roles outside the firm include being an Independent Director of Marfrig Global Foods S.A. and a Chairman of North American Meat Institute. David McDonald holds a degree in Animal Science from the Iowa State University. Mr. McDonald is a great influence on the organization and he is always looking for partners and growth opportunities for the OSI Group.