Houston Meat Producer Recalls 100 Lbs. of Canned Products

The products were not present for import re-inspection, and came from a country ineligible to export products to the US.


WASHINGTON — Global Zakii Enterprises, LLC, a Houston, TX establishment, is recalling approximately 100 pounds of canned meat and canned poultry products that were not presented for import re-inspection, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced today. Additionally, the products were imported from Jordan, a country ineligible to export products to the United States.

The canned meat and canned poultry products were imported on or about Sept. 20, 2019. The following products are subject to recall: [View Labels (PDF Only)]

  • 800-gm cans containing “UNIUM Chicken Luncheon”.
  • 800-gm cans containing “UNIUM Luncheon Meat”.
  • 500-gm cans containing “UNIUM Luncheon Meat”.
  • 200-gm cans containing “UNIUM Chicken Luncheon”.
  • 200-gm cans containing “UNIUM Luncheon Meat”.
  • 340-gm cans containing “BISHAWY Extra CORNED BEEF”.

These items were shipped to retail locations in Texas.             

The problem was discovered after a consumer complaint, and a subsequent investigation by FSIS.

There have been no confirmed reports of adverse reactions due to consumption of these products. Anyone concerned about a reaction should contact a healthcare provider.  

FSIS is concerned that some product may be in consumers’ pantries. Consumers who have purchased these products are urged not to consume them. These products should be thrown away or returned to the place of purchase.

FSIS routinely conducts recall effectiveness checks to verify recalling firms notify their customers of the recall and that steps are taken to make certain that the product is no longer available to consumers. When available, the retail distribution list(s) will be posted on the FSIS website at www.fsis.usda.gov/recalls.

Consumers and members of the media with questions about the recall can contact Khaldoon Barakat, Manager, Global Zakki Enterprises, LLC, at (832) 672-8771.