Arcos Dorados is the largest operator of McDonald's restaurants in Latin America and the world's largest McDonald's franchisee.
With 90,000 employees, it is recognized as one of the best companies to work for in Latin America and one of the region's leading employers of young, first-time job holders. According to Latin Business Chronicle, Arcos Dorados is the region's 9th largest employer as of 2010.
Arcos Dorados serves 4.3 million customers at more than 1,940 Company-operated restaurants in 20 countries and territories (Argentina, Aruba, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Curacao, Ecuador, Guadeloupe, French Guiana, Martinique, Mexico, Panama, Peru, Puerto Rico, St. Thomas, St. Croix, Trinidad & Tobago, Uruguay and Venezuela).
The Company's sales exceeded US$ 3.650 billion in 2011.
Arcos Dorados is guided by a leadership vision and a set of core values that ensure its operations are conducted in a socially and environmentally responsible manner. The Company is firmly committed to its People and the Communities where it operates, and actively exercises its Corporate Citizenship through initiatives focused on Sustainability, Nutrition, Wellbeing and Culture.