OSI Group Opens Second Plant in India
Vista Processed Foods Pvt. Ltd., India's largest frozen processed foods company and part of the OSI Group, Aurora, Ill., commissioned a new frozen foods processing plant in Madanapalle, near Bangalore, India, adding to Vista's existing processing base in Taloja, near Mumbai. The new plant will initially focus on the manufacturing of vegetable products for quick-service restaurants (QSR) and retail for both the domestic and import markets.
Vista Processed Foods, in collaboration with Global Nutri Foods, Ltd., which owns the facility, aims to further expand the processing capabilities and capacity of this plant to a wider range of products and categories.
“This is an exciting time in Vista’s 16-year history in India to build upon the solid track record of our brand in product quality, safety and innovation, as well as our dedicated employees,” says Bhupinder Singh, chief executive officer for Vista. “This latest expansion of our value-added processing capacity demonstrates OSI’s recognition of the sizeable opportunity in the Indian market and the important milestone of growth ahead.”