Recall Alert: taquitos, beef and chicken
OK Food Inc. has issued a recall for 933,272 pounds of breaded chicken that might have metal mixed in with the food. The company received five customer complaints of finding metal in the chicken but no confirmed reports of injuries.
An internal investigation discovered that the metal came from a metal conveyor belt in the manufacturing facility.
The chicken was sold under several brands nationwide between December and March. The products have “P-7092” inside the USDA mark of inspection.
A full list of all of the brands and products affected by this recall can be found here.
Customers are urged not to eat the chicken and to either throw it out or return it to the store for a refund.
Consumers with questions can contact OK Food Inc. at 479-312-2409.
Meanwhile, Ajinomoto Windsor Inc. has issued a recall for 35,168 pounds for frozen beef taquito products that might have rubber or plastic mixed in with the food.
The company received two customer complaints of plastic in the taquitos but no confirmed reports of an injuries. The company discovered he plastic and rubber came from some processing equipment at the facility.
The following product is affected by the recall:
-- 60-ounce “JOSÉ OLÉ TAQUITOS BEEF CARNE DE RES IN CORN TORTILLAS Crispy and Crunchy,” with case codes 3366365A, 3366365B, 3366365C, 3366365D and a best by date of Dec. 30.
The taquitos were shipped to retail stores in Texas and eight other states. Customers are asked to return them to the store or throw them out.
Consumers with questions can contact the company at 909-477-4800.
Finally, H&B Packing Co. out of Waco, Texas, has issued a recall for nearly 79,461 pounds of boneless beef products that may be contaminated with E. coli.
The issue was discovered during routine testing. There have been no confirmed reports of illnesses.
The following products are affected by this recall:
-- 60-pound box containing boneless beef with case code 69029 and production date March 6.
-- Multiple combo bins containing 73,682 pounds of boneless beef with case code 69029 and production date March 6.
-- Two combo bins containing 4,095 pounds of “Beef Chuck” with case code 73033 and production date March 6.
-- A combo bin containing 1,624 pounds of “Beef 94S Combos” with case code 118078 and production date March 6.
The meat has the establishment number “M13054” inside the USDA mark of inspection. It was sold in stores throughout Texas.
Customers are asked to throw the meat out or return it to the store. Consumers with questions can contact the company at 254-752-2506.