OSI Food solutions- Expanding its Business Roots
OSI Food solutions are a subsidiary of the OSI Group a company famous for producing high qualities of conventional meat products globally. The company boasts of being the supply chain experts on starting from the sourcing of raw materials to development of products and distributions in the market and their clients. The OSI Group is the leading meat product providers and distributors in Europe and other international countries. The company central belief is that any successful business needs to be built on a strong foundation starting with the employees, customers, and suppliers. Additionally, they adhere to quality assurance, food safety and sustaining of their guiding principles and they are members of RTRS association that guides the OSI Food solutions in fulfilling their laws and completing their supply chain.
The OSI Food solutions in Spain expanded is chicken producing capacity making it double hence reaching a total capacity production of over 45,000 tons of pork, beef, and chicken products. The production facility amounted to 17million Euros, and its operation is in Toledo Spain with annual increase production of chicken from 12,000tons produced earlier to 24,000 tons.
The project will include increasing of the production lines and other related services adding at least 20 new jobs. The plant extension is responding to the market demand for chicken in Portugal, and Spain states the Spain Managing Director José María. The demand increase of chicken has grown to a tune of 6% in a decade and 8% within three years and the company is ready to supply and fulfill the demands of the clients.
The OSI Food solutions Spain facility will have an additional of 22,600 square foot and will include facility supplier’s storage, receiving and shipping areas, new production halls, and nitrogen and hot water tanks. Also, it will have refrigerated rooms for the waste containers storage, oil service areas and social amenities space for the employees. The project also has the product development kitchen offering better services to the ever-changing needs of consumers and clients.
According to OSI Food solutions, the expansion allows the company to have an additional product to their portfolio hence growing the foodservice industry and having retail accounts and supporting the growth of their customers. The new equipment will reduce the consumption of electricity by 20% and also enhance the food defense system of the company. This is by installing of perimeter access controls and surveillance systems complementing addition of an advanced system for firefighting and indoor cameras.
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