Additional details are coming in via a press release regarding Yo! Sushi. Highlights are below.
1. There will be at least 10 restaurants in the mid-Atlantic corridor between Washington, D.C. and Philadelphia. YO! Sushi anticipates five to 10 locations open and operating in the U.S. by the end of 2012.
2. In conjunction with The Sushi Company of North America, LLC, led by Richard Pawlowski, Yo! Sushi will focus on the East Coast and other major markets like Chicago, Dallas and Miami for initial U.S. expansion.
3. Chinatown and Georgetown are top contenders for future sites.