160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set! AD Quality Auto 360p 720p 1080p Top articles1/5READ MORE11 theater productions to see in Southern California this week, Dec. 27-Jan. 2Zumiez officials say they focus on quickly identifying and responding to emerging trends and fashions and staff their stores with knowledgeable users of their products. The stores include free video-game stations. The 3,286-square-foot Palmdale Zumiez store is on the Antelope Valley Mall’s west side, between d.e.m.o. and American Greetings. PALMDALE – Zumiez, a specialty retailer of sports-related apparel, footwear, equipment and accessories, has opened a store in the Antelope Valley Mall. Zumiez, founded in 1978, currently operates over 174 stores and can be found in nineteen states. Zumiez shops cater to young men and women who seek trendy brands such as Billabong, Burton, DC Shoe, DVS Shoes, Element and Etnies. The shops also carry gear for skateboarding, surfing, snowboarding, BMX and motocross, including skateboards, snowboards and bindings.