Acorn International, Inc., an integrated multi-platform marketing company, operates TV direct sales businesses and a nationwide distribution network in the People's Republic of China. The company offers consumer products and services, including cell phones, electronic learning devices, electronic learning products, collectible products, fitness and wellness products, consumer electronics, health products, autocare products, and cosmetics products. It offers its products through third-party bank channel sales, outbound calls, catalogs, and the Internet, as well as direct sales through print media and radio. In addition, the company's TV direct sales platform consists of airtime purchased from national and local channels. Acorn International, Inc. was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in Shanghai, the People's Republic of China.