PRICESMART INC.

CEO: Jose Luis Laparte.

Revenue: $1.4 billion in FY 2010; $1.2 billion in FY 2009.

Net income: $49.3 million in FY 2010; $42.3 million in FY 2009.

No. of local employees: 110.

Headquarters: Sorrento Mesa.

Year founded: 1993.

Stock symbol and exchange: PSMT on Nasdaq.

Company description: Operator of 28 warehouse club retail stores in 11 countries and one U.S. territory in Central America and the Caribbean.

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