With five Redbarn Dispensary’s open — two in Roseburg, one in Myrtle Creek, one in Myrtle Point and the most recent store opening in Springfield — brothers and co-founders Todd and Tony Theiss are building a cannabis empire.
And it all began with a simple desire to find something to help their mother, who was quite ill.
Tony Theiss spoke to The News-Review about the impetus for Redbarn Dispensary, plans for the future and tips for novice shoppers.
How many Redbarn Dispensary shops are there and where are they?
There are five Redbarn Dispensaries, with more on the way! Our retail stores are a part of our “seed to sale” vertically integrated company, Redbarn Cannabis. In addition to our retail stores, we also have a state-of-the art production operation where we grow our top shelf cannabis flower, a processing division that produces Redbarn branded ancillary products such as cartridges and pre-rolls, and a wholesale division.
Which was the first one and when did it open?
Our first store opened in Myrtle Creek in 2017. We worked with city and state officials for over two years before we were able to open our first dispensary. It was daunting and sometimes overwhelming, and we were of course