OSI Food Solutions has expanded its plant in Toledo Spain to increase the production of chicken products. In the recent development, the company has added a new high production line that will increase the production of chicken products from 12,000 to 24,000 tons annually. The total production from this panty will now go all the way up to 45,000 tons annually. It is clear that the production of chicken products from this facility will double. In addition to the increased production of chicken products, there will be an increase in job opportunities that are available in the area. 20 new job opportunities will be added taking the total count of workers in this company to 160. Among the new job positions that have been created is one for the product development manager. This is a position that requires a skilled and dedicated person who can lead the development of new food products which meet the needs of the market.
According to the managing director of OSI Food Solutions, there has been an increase in the demand for chicken products in Spain and Portugal. The growth has been rapid over the last one decade. The demand has been increasing by 6 percent every year, and in the last three years, it has gone up to 8 percent every year. With this trend expected to maintain in the coming years, it is only right for OSI Food Solutions to embrace the change and expand while it is still early.
The expansion has led to an increase of 22, 600 square feet of the plant. The plant has created a product development kitchen which will be used to create new food products to keep the company supplying consumers with the most competitive foods. Consumers taste and preferences keep on changing, and it is becoming increasingly important for OSI Food Solutions to put everything in order and focus on the development of new products. Among the areas that have been affected by the new expansion are the storage areas, delivery areas and refrigeration areas among others.
According to the President of OSI Group, they are proud of the ongoing expansion of OSI Food Solution in Europe. They are a not only giving the local people better food products but also more job opportunities. The growth of the company is expected to maintain since it is creating competitive products which are selling easily. The company apart from creating new products has a tradition of following the traditions of the consumers in the different locations they have set up business.
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