FAQs What does Shahir mean? Shahir is rooted from the Arabic language and means “well-known, famous or popular.” Who are Shahir products made for? Our products are prepared for Wescadia Foods in Richmond, BC, Canada, one of many companies unders Premium Brands Holding Corporation. Where are Shahir products made? Our products are made across several facilities in Canada, owned and operated by Premium Brands Holding Corporation. Are your products halal? Yes, our products are 100% certified halal through the Halal Monitoring Authority (HMA). Our team is led by individuals within the Muslim community who are engaged in all aspects of our halal program.Please visit the HMA website for a list of Shahir's certified products. What is the expiry of your products? Most of our products, in their unopened form and under refrigeration, can be consumed within 90 days. Once opened, all products must be refrigerated and consumed within 4 to 5 days. Where are your products available? We are launching our products at grocery retailers and independent halal retailers in Spring 2021. Our products will initially be available in the Greater Toronto and Greater Vancouver areas with the plan to expand nationally afterwards. What food safety standards do you follow? Our facilities have implemented HACCP, GMP (Good Manufacturing Practices) policies and are SQF Level 2 certified. Can I order from you directly? No, we do not ship directly to the consumer. Please contact us using the Contact page and we will do our best to refer you to a retailer in your area. Do you offer foodservice products? Currently, we produce only retail ready products and do not offer any foodservice packaged products. Our plan is to produce a foodservice packaged line soon.