the umbrella of Correctional Enterprises, Badger State
Industries currently operates 13 industries within
11 correctional facilities. We manufacture license
plates for the DOT as well as smaller municipalities.
We manufacture a large selection of furnishings for
classrooms, libraries, public facilities, dining areas, and institutions. BSI
also operates a printing facilities and a state-of-the-art signage operation.
And, we have a textile shops that sews a growing line of garments, mattresses,
and other sewn products. Finally BSI provides laundry services to a variety of
agencies. All of these operations employ inmate workers, providing them with
training, a sense of accomplishment and a small income. Prison industries
Under the same umbrella are correctional farms and community service projects.
Correctional farms, in two locations, raise dairy cattle, produce dairy products
for inmate consumption and feed steers for resale. Community service projects
can take many forms.
The mission of the Bureau of Correctional Enterprises
(BCE) is to enhance public safety by
providing jobs and training for inmates which develop marketable skills and
financially viable businesses, producing quality products and services to our
The Bureau of Correctional Enterprises makes a
demonstrable contribution to public safety through
our valued staff. We provide training and work experience
for inmates that leads to long term success while in
prison and in the community upon re-entry. Together
we provide high quality products and services that
exceed our customers and stakeholders expectations.
Showroom and Business Office
Located at 3099 East Washington Avenue, the business office is the administrative
hub of Badger State Industries. Administrative staff supports the prison industry
program with management, financial, purchasing, technical and order expediting
services. Feel free to call if you have questions or comments!
Badger State Industries showroom adjoins the
business office. It's open to the public between
7:45 and 4:30 and is filled with Industries products.
Come check it out, see just how ergonomic a chair
can be. Please call ahead for an appointment.
E. Washington is also the home of BSI's customer support
includes courteous and well qualified sales, marketing
and customer service team. Systems Furniture staff
also work from this office, some providing state agency
customers with interior layout and design services
and others providing systems furniture installation