OSI Industries is the largest food company in the world and one of the companies which have a huge reputation in the food industry. Under the leadership of Sheldon Lavin, this company has grown to one of the companies with the highest net worth in the world. The Forbes classifies it among the top 100 companies in the United States. It is the role of Sheldon Lavin which has made the company rise to this position. Since he joined in the 1970s, he has been a key determinant of the direction this company takes. His wisdom and experience from the previous job positions he held are some of the reasons why this company is still doing well to date.
OSI Industries has a long history of growth. From starting as a butcher shop in 1909 to now being a leading company in the world, it has been a great achievement to the food industry and the entire American economy. The company has undergone various phases of growth, and all of them have been very successful. It started under the leadership of Otto Kolschowsky who was the founder, he left it in the hands of his two sons and finally it was left in the hands of Sheldon Lavin.
One of the reasons why Sheldon Lavin is still successful as a business person is because of the great work he has done in expanding the business fortunes. He has focused on taking the company to greater heights through the commitment to leadership and applying innovative methods of production. Sustainability has been a key factor in the growth of the company. He has also incorporated research and development in the growth of the company. Sheldon Lavin has made OSI Industries a modern company that is setting the trend for other players in the industry.
In 2016, OSI Industries acquired Baho Food, a company that deals with deli meats and snack foods. Its market is mainly in Germany and the Netherlands. OSI acquired this company so that it could reach out to the customers in these countries, further groping their influence in the region. Europe is one of the key markets that the company is focused on having under its control. There has been increased efforts to move into this region even further. The partnership will boost the prospects of Baho Food since they are now dealing with an internationally recognized company. Baho Food has five subsidiaries 2hich will boost the food business for OSI Industries even further.