Correctional Industries uses advanced food processing technology and modern food facilities to produce an extensive range of high quality prepared food products. These products, available in bulk or individually sized portions, are sold to non-profits and schools, as well as local, county and state agencies. Our processing facilities are operated in strict compliance with all U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) requirements, and incorporate flavorful and nutritious food products into a convenient and affordable menu plan. We can provide a wide variety of entrees that can be served alone, or packaged with a roll, beverage, and dessert for a complete meal. Our simplified order guide is updated regularly and we have many food products to choose from such as:
- Breads, Buns, Rolls
- Muffins & Cookies
- Complete Breakfasts
- Tray Lunches
- Frozen Dinner Meals
- Medical Snacks
- Spices & Condiments
- Dry Ingredients
- Pre-Cooked Bulk
- Soups, Sauces & Gravy
- Deli Meats
- Frozen Vegetables
Our prepared frozen meals consist of a variety of fruits and vegetables, dairy products, lean meats and whole grains to create a well balanced, nutritious meal. Alternative meals are also available for medical and religious diets. Additionally, meals can be purchased from our easy to use order guide in five, seven, ten, or fourteen day quantities to satisfy varying budgets and storage space. Shipping and handling is included and delivered through UPS to provide one low price for our customers. Meal variety packs are wrapped in thermal materials and shipped to any desired location — even to remote locations which may be inaccessible to regular delivery routes.
Food Program Options
Correctional Industries provides great tasting, nutritionally sound products while providing a number of options to meet your food service budget costs. Our product offerings can also meet the special medical or religious needs of individuals. CI can assist your food service program with the following:
- A ready to go order guide with food products that are available individually wrapped or in bulk.
- A pre-planned menu that focuses on a nutritionally sound complete frozen meal program approved by our registered dietitian.
- A market basket of cost effective and approved products to provide ease of procurement.
- Complete food service management assistance.
Included in these program services are; efficiencies to build into your food service operations; custom products; coordination of vendor sources; menu planning; medical and religious diet planning; HAACP programs; simple order guides with CI customer service resources; and staff training programs.
It is Correctional Industries' commitment to maintain and expand inmate work training programs, while providing our customers with the highest standards of quality, value and service. Staff members are always available to assure your satisfaction and assist with custom orders. Our customer driven business model encourages customer ideas and suggestions to help improve our products and practices wherever possible.
Correctional Industries has been involved in the food industry for over twenty years. Together, food service directors, menu planning engineers and a registered dietitian follow a seven stage R&D process to develop quality products. These culinary specialists focus on nutrition, protein science and sensory insights with a passion for continuous improvement and innovation. Every product is reviewed by our on-staff registered dietitian to verify nutritional values are met, and our finished goods are routinely tested to assure our meals meet USDA standards. Our ongoing proactive focus leads to nutritious foods that are an integral part of a more balanced lifestyle.
Safety and Security
All of our foods meet corrections security requirements and are manufactured under the controlled conditions of our processing facilities with safety audits, security audits and certification processes at every step. Additionally, our processing facilities utilize security cameras and packaging scanning equipment to assure security is continually monitored.
Supporting Local Farmers
CI Foods is a member of the Northwest Food Processors Association, and focuses on sourcing raw material products from Washington, Idaho and Oregon. We also grow our own wheat for use in our baked goods and are a proud partner with Shepherd's Grain — northwest farmers dedicated to practicing sustainable agriculture.