OSI Food Solutions completed its development in increasing the production capacity of chicken products in Toledo, Spain. The $20-million project will see the company introducing a new high capacity production line and other related services to double the chicken production to 24,000 tons every year.
With this growth, the company will manage a total production capacity of 45,000 tons of quality chicken, beef, and pork products per year. The growth called for an increase in the number of employees by 20. The significant position being the product development manager. The post ensures additional products to the company’s portfolio and controls the current production process.
The improvement of OSI Food Solutions got driven by the rapid increase in demand for the chicken products in Spain and Portugal. The president of OSI, David McDonald appreciated individuals and corporations that took place in ensuring the successful outcome. The demand for chicken product facilitated the growth of OSI by six percent for the previous ten years and 10 percent for the last three years of operation. The whole production line and the housing occupied 22,600 square feet. Also, we have modern kitchens and qualified chefs to ensure the customers get quality products. Other amenities include refrigerated rooms for waste container storage, hot water and nitrogen tanks, new production halls, shipping and receiving areas, and social space for workers.
The main focus for OSI Food Solutions is to encourage all workers to maintain a safe environment. The company uses a piece of equipment that lowers energy consumption by 20 percent. Also, we use cogeneration and refrigeration units that enhance heat recovery. As the president, McDonald grew together with OSI in knowledge and operation by creating closer relationships with other production firms. After completing school, McDonald served as project development manager. The individual is working as the chairman of the North American Meat Institute and a board member.
In 2016, OSI Food Solutions acquired the Flagship Europe making it the major food distributor in the U.K. the plant changed its name to Creative Food Europe. Also, the company took the controlling stake of Baho Food that has subsidiaries in Germany and the Netherlands.
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