In 1909 Otto Kolschowsky migrated to the United States of America from German, and there he established a meat business in Oak Park Illinois two years after his arrival. Otto worked hard in 1917 his business had grown to become a wholesale meat dealer and even he even relocated the business to Maywood which is a suburb in Chicago. In 1928, Otto named his meat business Otto&Sons. The business continued to provide quality meat to the region and the country. McDonald’s another food dealer established their first food store in Des Plaines and made Otto&Sons their main supplier of fresh beef patties. Ray Rock whoa is the Chief Executive Officer and the Founder of McDonald’s formalized the deal together with Otto’s sons.
McDonald’s and Otto&Sons build a strong relationship which gave Otto&Sons an opportunity to be the main suppliers of meat for the McDonald’s. Otto&Sons continued to expand their business, and in 1973 they opened their first end meat factory which was located in West Chicago. The food factory had liquid nitrogen freezing tunnels and patty-forming machines. At the factory, Otto&Sons established another separate unit which they named Glenmark and was responsible for folding non- McDonald’s business. Apart from delivering meat to the McDonald’s Otto&Sons also distributed meat and meat products to the area food stores. In 1975 Otto&Sons changed their name to OSI Industries. OSI Group has continued to expand their business to other areas of the world and has become an international food company.
To grow their organization, OSI Group has acquired other food companies among them Baho Foods, Flagship Europe, and Tyson Foods company. OSI Group also launched one of the largest poultry factories in China. In 2016 OSI Industries was among the food groups which were recognized and awarded several honors including Globe of Honor Award which is presented by the British Safety Council for their efforts to manage the environment. OSI Group is a premier food supplier and to deliver quality services to their clients they have partnered with other world food companies. The food firm is established on strong core value which is an entrepreneurial passion and lightness which offers state of mind and customer collaboration. OSI Group can be relied on for their fresh food and their way of turning their ideas into success.