BUENOS AIRES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Arcos Dorados, which operates more than 2,100 McDonald’s restaurants in Latin America and the Caribbean, announced today that it has been selected as the fifth best place to work in Latin America.
The 2015 ranking by the Great Place to Work Institute placed Arcos Dorados in the top five among multinationals operating in the region for a second consecutive year. The institute selects companies that stand out for creating a consistent, high-trust workplace culture across national borders. Companies appearing on the list have been recognized as great workplaces in at least three countries.
“Arcos Dorados is excited to be selected again as one of the top five places to work in Latin America. This is an honor that we share with the thousands of employees who work in our McDonald’s restaurants across the region and strive to provide the very best experience to our customers,” said Woods Staton, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Arcos Dorados.
McDonald’s first ranked in a Great Place to Work listing for Latin America in 1997. This year’s results were based on surveys of more than 1.25 million employees throughout the region.
About Arcos Dorados
Arcos Dorados is the world’s largest McDonald’s franchisee in terms of systemwide sales and number of restaurants, operating the largest quick service restaurant (“QSR”) chain in Latin America and the Caribbean. It has the exclusive right to own, operate and grant franchises of McDonald’s restaurants in 20 Latin American and Caribbean countries and territories, including Argentina, Aruba, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Curaçao, Ecuador, French Guyana, Guadeloupe, Martinique, Mexico, Panama, Peru, Puerto Rico, St. Croix, St. Thomas, Trinidad & Tobago, Uruguay and Venezuela. The Company operates or franchises 2,119 McDonald’s-branded restaurants with over 95,000 employees serving approximately 4.3 million customers a day, as of March 31, 2015. Recognized as one of the best companies to work for in Latin America, Arcos Dorados trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE:ARCO). To learn more about the Company, please visit the Investors section of our website: www.arcosdorados.com