Interior of Uwajimaya - Asian Supermarket
Uwajimaya is a family-owned supermarket chain based in Seattle, Washington, selling mainly Asian food though it also stocks Western staples. It was founded in 1928 by Fujimatsu Moriguchi of Yawatahama, Japan, in Tacoma, Washington, where he sold fishcakes and other goods from his truck to Japanese farmers, loggers and fishermen at work sites. Seattle Uwajimaya is the company's flagship store and anchor tenant of Uwajimaya Village.
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