Two stores aimed at women will be coming soon to Columbia Center mall in Kennewick.
Charming Charlie, a women’s accessory retailer, is opening near Starbucks and Chico’s. It features jewelry, handbags, eyewear, shoes and scarves. The Houston-based retailer has more than 200 locations, but none in Eastern Washington.
The mall also announced Friday that Maurices, which now has a store in Richland, will open near Barnes & Noble and Old Navy. Minnesota-based Maurices sells clothes in sizes 1-24, at 930 locations in 46 states and Canada.
Two other previously announced stores, women’s clothing store Francesca’s and DSW shoes, are expected to open in April, according to a news release.