Latest Sushi Stories

2009-06-16 20:39:03

A Chicago man got an unexpected side dish with his sushi at a restaurant in August 2006 -- a 9-foot tapeworm, researchers say. Anthony Franz is one of a growing number of people infested with a salmon tapeworm, the journal The Emerging Infectious Diseases reports. Dr. Felipe C.

2009-03-19 15:37:09

Restaurants in Russia serving foreign cuisine are finding themselves backed into an economic corner with the devalued ruble pushing up import prices. Rosinter founder Rostislav Ordovsky-Tanaevsky Blanco, who runs Il Patio and Planeta Sushi chains, said the company is leaning more on domestic producers with 60 percent to 70 percent of the restaurants' fare now made from Russian ingredients. McDonald's, which said it is paying 50 percent more for imported ingredients that it did seven months...

2009-02-24 07:00:00

Gary Chin Assumes CFO Role to Take Ace Sushi to the Next Level of Growth GARDENA, Calif., Feb. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- ACE Sushi (Asiana Management Group Inc.), the second-largest franchise sushi purveyor in the U.S., named Gary Chin as the new Chief Financial Officer effective January 1, 2009.

2008-11-01 10:24:57

A giant Atlantic bluefin tuna weighing more than half a ton had the honor of being fitted with the 1000th electronic tracking tag placed on this threatened species when it was caught and released on Monday (October 20) in the Gulf of St. Lawrence off Port Hood, Nova Scotia.

2008-09-26 06:00:00

By Sharon Noguchi; Mercury News If you down a plate of maguro for lunch or can't go a week without a dragon roll, the folks at the Monterey Bay Aquarium would like to have a word with you.

2008-09-25 12:00:25

MONTEREY, Calif., Sept. 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Sushi lovers nationwide will soon have a way to make seafood choices that please the palate and safeguard the world's ocean wildlife.

2008-08-24 12:00:14

By John Schwartz Many sushi restaurants and seafood markets are playing a game of bait and switch, say two high school students turned high-tech sleuths.

2008-08-22 03:00:11

By Sietsema, Robert Egg-Salad Sushi New chain meddles with our expectations for Japanese cuisine Sakae Sushi 135 West 3rd Street, 212-228-9100 Sakae Sushi is more than just a weird sushi bar-if s a culinary conundrum waiting to be deciphered.

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