Adir International (dba Curacao) operates about a dozen Curacao department stores in downtown Los Angeles and Orange County, California, that cater to Hispanics. Stores sell consumer electronics, as well as appliances, furniture, books, music, and other items, which it will ship to Mexico or Central America. Curacao sells most of its merchandise on credit to some 500,000 customers who carry the Curacao credit card. The company also operates an online store and travel agency and offers Internet and long-distance calling services. It was founded in 1981 by a pair of Israeli brothers, including CEO Ron Azarkman, who also own the franchise for Pollo Campero, the Guatemalan fried chicken restaurant chain.