BenShot a Wisconsin based novelty glassware company is giving back to their employees this holiday season by giving their employees a gift card which they could use to purchase the firearm of their choice.
“That way the background check was done by the store,” Ben Wolfgram explained to WISN 12 NEWS on Tuesday. “We are a small, close-knit team at BenShot. I want to make sure all of employees are safe and happy – a handgun was the perfect gift.”
The Hortonville-based company has found success on Amazon with its design and manufacture of shot and beer glasses with bullets embedded into the glass. The gift cards to the 16 full-time employees, some of them veterans, cost the company about $8,000, Wolfgram said.
Media relations employee Chelsea Priest said she was grateful for the gift.
“For him to stand for something and for the company to stand for keeping us safe is really awesome for them to do that,” she said…