Bumblefish to Open D.C. Area Location
KANSAS CITY, MO (December 18, 2006) Bumblefish Inc., the leading provider of grab and go sushi and neo-Asian cuisine
in the Kansas City, Missouri area, today announces the development of a new Bumblefish quick service establishment in
the Washington, D.C. suburb of Alexandria, Virginia. Situated at the corner of King Street and Washington in the heart of
historic Old Town, this is the company's first site outside of Missouri and part of a rapid expansion plan into the
mid-Atlantic. The cafe, located on the busiest intersection in the city, is slated to open in February 2007 and will feature
indoor and outdoor seating, new menu choices, and extended hours.
"We're always excited to bring our concept to new markets," says Kent Scholla, President of Bumblefish, Inc. "Alexandria's
mix of business and residential communities, coupled with it's proximity to Washington, D.C., makes it a perfect
neighborhood for Bumblefish."
About Bumblefish, Inc.
Bumblefish currently operates a quick-service restaurant in the heart of Kansas City's financial district at 1100 Main Street.
The company also is the in-house producer of sushi for one of Kansas City's largest grocery stores in Kansas City's
Westport District. In October 2006, Bumblefish established a food distribution arm which produces fresh-made sushi and
other items for Kansas City-based foodservice partners.
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