The world is today is a global society. People are no longer confined to doing business in their immediate area. Instead, they have the power to do business in other parts of the world. Such is the case with many companies today. Visionary leaders like David G. McDonald, CEO and President of OSI Group, have seen the future and done their best to embrace it. As the head of an Aurora, IL based company, he knows that he must be ever on the lookout for ways to help him expand into new markets both in the United States and many places abroad. Under his skilled guidance, the company has been able to utilize modern technology and modern communications networks to invest in global businesses in companies on several continents. He has helped bring this industrial conglomerate from a locally based company in the Chicago area to one that has manufacturing plants in places as diverse as Poland and China. As a result, OSI Group has emerged as a leading player in the retail food industry in the United States, Asia and Europe. Using globally available resources has enabled the company to become one of the world’s fastest growing suppliers to fast food markets such as Subway, McDonald’s and Papa John’s.
In addition to their base in Illinois, the company also operates in seventeen countries around the world. These seventeen countries are home to their fifty facilities and help provide good wages for people of varied backgrounds and abilities. Here, raw materials like chicken and pork are turned into food products that people really enjoy such as burgers, sausage patties, pizza and salads of all kinds. At OSI Group, officials have really been able to step up the plate and create an integrated network that enables them to streamline the process of taking food from the field and bringing it to happy consumers around the globe. This process has been all about understanding how to integrate the needs of their clients with the needs of their suppliers. In doing so, they have established a vast and impressive network of sheer excellence. Such growth has also come along with the need to make sure that safety measures are in place during the food manufacturing process. It is this attention to detail and determination to make sure that all is done correctly that has helped earn them a loyal customer base.