Provides direct selling platforms through television and the Internet
Acorn International, Inc. engages in developing, advertising, and selling consumer products. The company operates through the Direct Sales and Distribution Sales segments. The Direct Sales segment sells products through television and non-television direct sales platforms such as third party banks, outbound calls, catalogs, and internet. The Distribution Sales segment sells products to distributors at discounted prices. Its products include cellular phones, consumer electronic products, electronic learning devices, and health and wellness items. The company was founded by Robert W. Roche and Dongjie Yang in 1998 and is headquartered in Shanghai, China.