SHANGHAI, China, April 24, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Acorn International, Inc. (NYSE:ATV) ("Acorn" or the "Company"), a media and branding company in China engaged in developing, promoting and selling products through extensive direct sales and distribution networks, today announced that it has filed its annual report on Form 20-F for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2011 with the Securities and Exchange Commission on April 23, 2012. The annual report can be accessed on the Company's investor relations website at http://ir.chinadrtv.com/.
The Company will provide a hard copy of its annual report for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2011, free of charge, to its shareholders and ADS holders upon request. Requests should be directed to the Company's IR representatives, or in writing to Acorn International, Inc., 18/F, 20th Building, 487 Tianlin Road, Shanghai 200233, PRC.
About Acorn International, Inc.
Acorn is a media and branding company in China, operating one of China's largest TV direct sales businesses in terms of revenues and TV airtime, and other direct sales platform and a nationwide distribution network. Acorn's TV direct sales platform consists of airtime purchased from both national and local channels. Acorn's other direct sales platform include catalogs, third-party bank channels, outbound telemarketing center and e-commerce websites. Acorn has built a proven track record of developing, promoting and selling proprietary-branded products, as well as products from established third parties. For more information, please visit http://ir.chinadrtv.com.
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CONTACT: Acorn International, Inc.
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