David McDonald is the President and Chief Operating Officer of OSI Group. He graduated from Iowa State in 1987 with a degree in Animal Science. He started working for OSI Group after he graduated college. David McDonald is an Independent Director at Marfrig Global Foods and sits on the Board of Directors at the North American Meat Institute.
David McDonald understands that the only way to survive in business is to evolve. Customers change, and businesses must also change. In some cases, business creates what people want. David McDonald’s core values are to grow David McDonald OSI Group by making customers and the environment essential standards.
OSI Group acquired Baho Food as a way to grow. David McDonald wanted to expand into Europe. Baho Food shares OSI Group’s dedication to treating customers like family.
OSI Group has grown as a leading food processing company in China for over 20 years. The company began by supplying food to McDonald’s in 1992. OSI Group supplied food to the 2008 Olympics in Beijing, and the company did not receive any complaints. In China, OSI supplies food to Burger King, KFC, McDonald’s, Papa John’s, Pizza Hut, Saizeriya, Starbucks, Subway, and Taco Bell. For more info about us: http://www.osigroup.com/wp-content/uploads/Dr.-Kenneth-Petersen-Press-Release.pdf click here.
Most global companies act locally. OSI Group is truly global with roots in diverse areas such as China, Europe, and the United States. OSI Group recognizes that tastes change among people, especially people in different cultures. The types of food consumed in China is not the same as the types of food consumed in the United States. The same is true with Europe. OSI Group credits their worldwide service success to understanding different cultures. The company follows food consumption trends, and they always provide their customers with the food they want to eat.
OSI Group is planning to open seven new production and processing facilities around the world. David McDonald is proud of how much OSI Group grows, and vows to continue to grow and remain significant to customers.
OSI Group is dominating the scene of the Food Solutions Industry. This privately held entrepreneurial company is in an exclusive club, but on another level when being compared with it’s contemporaries. The company is thought of as the worlds leader in Food Solutions and has up to 60 different plants across the globe with some being in Geneva, Chicago, West Chicago, Iowa, Oakland, Utah, Wisconsin, and Riverside, California. Besides that the company spans across 16 countries worldwide. OSI Group has been rapidly growing ever since it’s inception back in 1909.
The small family owned meat market was known as “Otto & Sons” in those days and over the coming decades, it built a nice reputation for providing good quality meats to the public. Currently this one-time meat market has grown into a full staff of 20,000 employees. This company was one of the first high-volume meat plants in the country and with it’s popularity came new prospects. McDonald’s founder/CEO built a strong relationship with Otto & Sons and the company became the famous restaurants main supplier of meat during the late 60’s.
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OSI Group seems to have a hand in everything and many of the food items that people buy from their local markets come from OSI. Many of today’s leading private labelled brand foods are from OSI Group whether it being hotdogs, beef, bacon, fish, dough products, poultry, veggies, and pork. Check out these benefits of service:
- OSI’s Vast Network Allows Clients To Leverage The Global Supply Chain
- Greater Financial Flexibility
- Understands Consumer Needs and Creates A Customized Solution
- Cost Savings and Stability
- Honesty and Ethical Business Practices
- Cutting Edge Technology Trends
The company’s facilities has received numerous awards throughout the years as well in Environmental Management, Management of Health, and Safety. It seems like the company can do no wrong and that it’s only getting better as time passes. OSI Group is no fly-by-night company that are looking for a quick buck. Strong relationships are built by trust and this company epitomizes this very notion.
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