Mall of Georgia to open 3 new stores this year

BUFORD -- This year, three new stores are slated to open in Buford's Mall of Georgia.

In May, Vera Bradley opens its doors between Michael Kors and Apple, offering quilted cotton luggage, handbags and accessories for women. The store also sells purses, totes, travel bags and eyewear.

In the early fall, a 3,486-square-foot Bachrach store opens with fashion for men. The new store will be located near Nordstrom on the lower level of the mall.

Later in fall, YouFit Health Club sets up shop near Havertys Furniture. The 15,184-square-foot space plans to have fitness and health services, including fitness equipment and certified personal trainers.

-- From staff reports