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Exceed Company Ltd. Adjourns Extraordinary General Meeting of Shareholders

2014-04-16 20:00 856

FUJIAN, China, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Exceed Company Ltd. (EDS) ("Exceed" or the "Company"), one of the leading domestic sportswear brands in China, today announced that it has adjourned its extraordinary general meeting of shareholders that was called to authorize and approve the proposed Agreement and Plan of Merger (the "Merger Agreement"), dated December 2, 2013, by and among the Company, Pan Long Company Limited ("Parent"), an exempted company with limited liability incorporated under the laws of the Cayman Islands and wholly owned by Mr. Shuipan Lin ("Mr. Lin"), the Company's Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, and Pan Long Investment Holdings Limited ("Merger Sub"), a wholly owned subsidiary of Parent.

Mr. Lin has advised the Company that he requires additional time to obtain his contemplated financing for the pending transaction. Apart from the motion to adjourn, no other business was conducted at the extraordinary general meeting of shareholders on April 16, 2014. The resolutions set out in the notice of the extraordinary general meeting dated March 21, 2014 will be considered and voted on at such time as the adjourned extraordinary general meeting is resumed. The Company intends to resume the adjourned extraordinary general meeting of shareholders as soon as practicable following confirmation from Mr. Lin that financing is on deposit in an account outside of the People's Republic of China and available at the closing of the transaction, and Mr. Lin has further advised the Company that he expects this will not be later than May 31, 2014. The Company will give notice to shareholders of the date on which the adjourned extraordinary general meeting will be resumed as soon as a date is selected, and in any event not less than seven calendar days prior to such resumed meeting.

About Exceed Company Ltd.

Exceed Company Ltd. designs, develops, and engages in wholesale of footwear, apparel and accessories under its own brand, XIDELONG, in China. Since it began operations in 2002, Exceed has targeted its growth on the consumer markets in second and third-tier cities in China. Exceed has three principal categories of products: (i) footwear, which comprises running, leisure, basketball, skateboarding, and canvas footwear, (ii) apparel, which mainly comprises sports tops, pants, jackets, track suits, and coats, and (iii) accessories, which mainly comprise bags, socks, hats and caps. Exceed Company Ltd. currently trades on NASDAQ under the symbol "EDS."

Forward-Looking Statements

This announcement contains forward-looking statements that are based on our current expectations, assumptions, estimates and projections about us and our industry. All statements other than statements of historical fact in this form are forward-looking statements. These forward-looking statements can be identified by words or phrases such as "may", "will", "expect", "anticipate", "estimate", "plan", "believe", "is/are likely to" or other similar expressions. These forward-looking statements involve various risks and uncertainties. The forward-looking statements made in this announcement relate only to events, including the transactions contemplated by the Merger Agreement described above, or information as of the date on which this announcement is published. We undertake no obligation to update any forward-looking statements to reflect events or circumstances after the date this announcement is published or to reflect the occurrence of unanticipated events.

For further information, please contact:

Investor Relations
Exceed Company Ltd.
Vivien Tai
+852 3975-8116
ir@xdlong.cn

Source: Exceed Company Ltd.
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