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Celebration of over 100 years of Food Processing Innovation at OSI

on June 16, 2018 with No Commentsas

OSI Group is among the world’s largest food providers. It has 20,000 employees at its 65 facilities in over 17 countries. It has risen from a small company to a major corporate business.

OSI Group Immigrant Roots

At the start of the 20th century, there was a German-immigrant group in Chicago, Illinois. Otto Kolschowsky was a member. Otto opened a meat market in 1909 to serve the population. After a decade, his business had expanded. Thereafter, Otto & Sons continued to be a stable business.

Symbiosis

In 1955, there was the opening of the first McDonald’s restaurant. Ray Kroc did the opening in Des Plaines, Illinois. Before this, he had made an agreement with Otto Kolschowsky’s sons to supply beef to company. Kroc would in a few years buy out McDonald’s. He would then become its CEO. As this new company grew, Otto & Sons got joined to it. Their primary task became supplying McDonald restaurants.

Cutting-edge technology

Two decades later, regional suppliers Otto and Sons transitioned to OSI Group. Kroc’s franchising model had a core element. It was to provide each restaurant with consistent products. Hamburgers were the core products of McDonald’s. Pressure mounted on Otto & Sons to supply affordable products. In the late 1960s, the pressure lessened. This was because of a technological breakthrough; flash freezing. This process allowed freezing of food using liquid nitrogen. Otto & Sons transitioned from one of its meat suppliers to one of its four core suppliers. This was due to their close relationship with McDonald’s.

Otto & Sons built its first plant in 1973. It included machinery for flash freezing hamburger patties. In 1975, it became OSI Industries. As the Otto sons grew older, they asked Sheldon Lavin to join as a partner.

Increasing production

In 1977, OSI opened a facility In West Jordan. It was their first facility outside the Chicago area. When McDonald’s became an international market, OSI wasn’t left behind.

Global growth

ISO’s sprawling growth resulted in Sheldon taking the position of chairman and CEO. This was back in the early 1980s. He was an experienced investor and executive officer in the banking sector. These qualities helped OSI enter a growth face and join the list of U.S. largest companies. OSI Group’s current position is a result of expansions and joint ventures.

OSI Group info: www.creativefoodseurope.eu/osi-group

The Potential of Freedom Checks to be a Source of Income

on June 11, 2018 with No Comments

Matt Badiali is a writer and a contributor for the Banyan Hill Publishing Company. He was a former geologist focusing in the oil and petroleum industry, but later on, decided to leave his job to become a writer instead. Today, he is using his skills in writing to inform the public about specific investment opportunities […]

Inspiring Todd Lubar Puts Clients and Community First

on June 9, 2018 with No Comments

Todd Lubar is a well known educated businessman that uses his strengths to help his clients make the best choices possible. Lubar isn’t your typical entrepreneur. Lubar is someone who puts his clients first and wants them to live in their dream home. Lubar will stop at nothing to assist his clients in their goals. […]

The Overview of Jeunesse

on June 1, 2018 with No Commentsas , , , , , , , , ,

Jeunesse has a lot to offer when it comes to anti-aging products. The products they sell are made with vitamins, minerals and other naturally occurring nutrients. This makes these items more effective than the other anti-aging products. They have a lot of skincare items that are great for smoothing out the skin and rejuvenating it. […]

Freedom Checks With Business Expert Matt Baidali

on May 28, 2018 with No Comments

AS a business professional, there is no doubt that there needs to be an established reputation if there are any plans for selling a product, source, or any other similar item. In fact, this is mostly common sense overall. For example, a client is most likely to buy an item from a reputable and established […]

Banco Bradesco Settles On Octavio De Lazari As The Heir Of Luiz Carlos Trabuco Cappi

on May 25, 2018 with No Comments

Lazaro Brandao, one of the longest-serving leaders in the Brazilian banking industry recently resigned from his roles as the chairman of Bradesco bank. Bradesco bank was among the first private banks to be established in Brazil focusing on offering banking services to the business community, civil servants, and farmers. Lazaro Brandao has been sitting at […]

There is still hope for patients with genetic disorders; Scott Rocklage

on May 9, 2018 with No Comments

Dr.Scott Rocklage enjoys a three-decade experience in healthcare management industry. His work as a doctor can is felt across the healthcare industry. Scott in alumnus of the University of California and Massachusetts Institute of Technology where he earned a B.S. in Chemistry and a Ph.D. in Chemistry. It when he was pursuing his doctorate that […]

To Finance Firm Fotress Investment Group

on April 30, 2018 with No Commentsas

Fortress Investment Group is an investment management firm that specializes in credit and private equity securities. The firm has grown into a global investment manager that serves over 1700 investors worldwide. This firm provides assistance to both private individual and institutional investors throughout the world. Fortress Investment Group helps manage a wide range of financial […]

The Foundation of Fortress Investment Group

on April 2, 2018 with No Comments

The Fortress Investment Group LLC was founded by Wesley Edens, Rob Kauffman, and Randal Nardone. The company got engaged in hedge fund, debt securities and real estate investments, which were managed by Pete Briger and Michael Novogratz.   The company multiplied and had a net equity fund of 39.7% from 1999 to 2006. On February […]

David McDonald of OSI Group Helps Chart Their Growth

on March 30, 2018 with No Comments

David McDonald is the President of OSI Group which is one of the world’s premier global food processors and he was recently interviewed by CEOCFO magazine regarding his long-running tenure with the company. He has spent 30 years with the company and has seen the exponential growth that has catapulted them into becoming one of […]