Andrew Newell skates with his children Mayes, 3, and Sawyer, 5, at an outdoor ice rink at Redmond Town Center. It’s one of several new attractions that malls in this high-tech region are introducing to try to keep shoppers from doing much of their holiday purchasing online.
From skating rinks to same-day delivery, local malls are trying to figure out how to stay ahead of online commerce in what many experts predict will be a bustling holiday retail season.
Brier Dudley offers a critical look at technology and business issues affecting the Northwest.
Veteran financial journalist Jon Talton blogs on the region's most important economic news, trends and issues.
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