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Co-owners Yoko Kumano and Kayko Akabori in their new store Umami Mart in Oakland.

Umami Mart opens specialty Japanese bar and kitchenware store in Old Oakland

Kayoko Akabori and Yoko Kumano, friends since college, recently opened a new store called Umami Mart in the heart of Oakland’s historical district, where they offer unique merchandise as well as their insight about cocktails...