is expanding deeper into the Atlanta suburbs.
By the of the summer, franchises should open in Sandy Springs, Alpharetta and Johns Creek, , Denny Young, one of the co-owners, said Thursday afternoon at the Beer Growler store in Avondale Estates.
Young said he and the other owners want the franchises to look something like the shop in Avondale Estates, but their big concern is maintaining product quality.
"Nobody will be selling Bud Lite in these stores," he said.
The shops will only sell growlers -- 32- and 64-ounce glass jugs used to transport draft beer for off premises consumption. They won't sell wine or six-packs of beer.
The Beer Growler opened its first store in Athens and .