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Acorn International Sees Accelerating Sales Growth for Key Products, Strengthens E-Commerce Channel

SHANGHAI, Oct. 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Acorn International, Inc. (NYSE: ATV) ("Acorn" or the "Company") today announced that sales of its Babaka-branded posture correction products have nearly doubled in the first nine months of 2017 compared to the same period in 2016. First introduced in 1997...

2017-10-17 18:00 777

Acorn International Announces Appointment of New Director

SHANGHAI, Sept. 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Acorn International, Inc. (NYSE: ATV) ("Acorn" or the "Company") today announced that its board of directors has appointed Ms. Jenny Hseau-Jean Wang as a Director of the Company, effective September 13, 2017.  Ms. Wang was also appointed as chair of the Aud...

2017-09-19 04:05 1884

Acorn International Reports Financial Results for the Second Quarter and First Half of 2017

SHANGHAI, Sept. 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Acorn International, Inc. (NYSE: ATV) ("Acorn" or the "Company"), today announced its unaudited financial results for the second quarter and six months endedJune 30, 2017. In the second quarter of 2017, Acorn continued to focus on its business turnaround s...

2017-09-08 17:00 2602

Acorn International to Report Results for the Second Quarter and First Half of 2017

SHANGHAI, Sept. 7, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Acorn International, Inc. (NYSE: ATV) ("Acorn" or the "Company") today announced that the Company will release financial results for the second quarter and six months endedJune 30, 2017 before the market opens onFriday, September 8, 2017.  The Company will ...

2017-09-07 18:30 1414

Acorn International Appoints Pierre E. Cohade Lead Director

SHANGHAI, Aug. 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Acorn International, Inc. (NYSE: ATV) ("Acorn" or the "Company") today announced that the Company's board ofdirectors has appointed Pierre E. Cohade as Lead Director of Acorn. Mr. Cohade was also appointed as chair of the Company's Compensation and Audit Co...

2017-08-16 04:05 1876

Acorn International Sells Majority Stake in HJX Business

SHANGHAI, Aug. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Acorn International, Inc. (NYSE: ATV) ("Acorn" or the "Company") today announced that the Company recently reached an agreement to sell a majority stake in its HJX business to a third-party investor and operator. Specifically, the agreement includes the est...

2017-08-11 18:30 3072

Acorn International Settles Lawsuit Against Former Directors

SHANGHAI, Aug. 4, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Acorn International, Inc. (NYSE: ATV) ("Acorn" or the "Company") today announced that it entered into a settlement agreement onJuly 28, 2017 (concluding with the related share buyback on August 3, 2017) (the "Settlement Agreement") relating to (among other t...

2017-08-05 04:50 4076

Acorn International Announces Changes to the Board of Directors

SHANGHAI, July 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Acorn International, Inc. (NYSE: ATV) ("Acorn" or the "Company") today announced the resignation of two directors, David Naphtali and Cosimo Borelli, for personal reasons effective July 17, 2017. "I'd like to thank Mr. Naphtali and Mr. Borelli for their cont...

2017-07-19 04:30 1839

Acorn International Files 2016 Annual Report on Form 20-F

SHANGHAI, May 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Acorn International, Inc. (NYSE: ATV) ("Acorn" or the "Company") today announced that it has filed its annual report on Form 20-F for the fiscal year endedDecember 31, 2016 with the Securities and Exchange Commission onMay 15, 2017.  The annual report can be...

2017-05-15 18:00 2158

Acorn International sues former directors, Andrew Y. Yan, Gordon Xiaogang Wang and Jing Wang for misconduct and USD43m in damages

SHANGHAI, April 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Acorn International, Inc. (NYSE: ATV) ("Acorn" or the "Company") stated today that the Company continues to focus on enhancing corporate governance standards as it pursues damages claims against former directorsAndrew Y. Yan, Gordon Xiaogang Wang, and J...

2017-04-20 04:00 2230

Acorn International Strikes an Exclusive Partnership With Full-Service International Direct-Response Television Distributor

SHANGHAI, July 27, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall -- 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 sales platforms, today announced that th...

2011-07-27 20:00 2105

Acorn's Board of Directors Recommends Rejection of Bireme's Tender Offer

Concludes That Bireme's Unsolicited Bid is Inadequate and Not in the Best Interests of Shareholders Files 14D-9 with SEC Detailing Reasons for Board's Recommendation SHANGHAI, June 17, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Acorn International, Inc. (NYSE: ATV) ("Acorn" or the "Company"), a media and branding c...

2011-06-17 18:00 2049

Board of Directors of Acorn International Considering Tender Offer Commenced by Bireme Limited

SHANGHAI, June 6, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- 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 sales platforms, today confirmed that Bi...

2011-06-06 20:00 1719

Acorn International Reports First Quarter 2011 Financial Results

SHANGHAI, May 19, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- 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 sales platforms, today announced its unaudited fin...

2011-05-19 18:00 5366

Acorn International to Announce First Quarter 2011 Financial Results on May 19, 2011

SHANGHAI, May 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- 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 and distribution networks, will release its financial results for the fir...

2011-05-10 20:00 1302

Acorn International Files 2010 Annual Report on Form 20-F

SHANGHAI, April 28, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Acorn International, Inc. (NYSE: ATV) ("Acorn" or the "Company"), a leading media and branding company in China engaged in developing, promoting and selling products through extensive direct and distribution networks, today announced that it fi...

2011-04-28 21:15 1122

Acorn International Announces Resignation of a Director

SHANGHAI, April 21, 2010 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Acorn International, Inc. (NYSE: ATV) ("Acorn" or the "Company"), a leading integrated multi-platform marketing company in China engaged in developing, promoting and selling consumer products through extensive direct and distribution networks, ...

2011-04-21 20:00 1507

Acorn International Announces Resignation of a Director

SHANGHAI, April 12, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Acorn International, Inc. (NYSE: ATV) ("Acorn" or the "Company"), a leading integrated multi-platform marketing company in China engaged in developing, promoting and selling consumer products and services through extensive distribution network,...

2011-04-12 20:00 1288

Acorn International Announces Appointment of New Director

SHANGHAI, April 7, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Acorn International, Inc. (NYSE: ATV) ("Acorn" or the "Company"), a leading integrated multi-platform marketing company in China engaged in developing, promoting and selling consumer products and services through its extensive distribution netwo...

2011-04-07 20:30 1267

Acorn International Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2010 Unaudited Financial Results

SHANGHAI, March 15, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Acorn International, Inc. (NYSE: ATV) ("Acorn" or the "Company"), a leading integrated multi-platform marketing company in China engaged in developing, promoting and selling consumer products and services, today announced its unaudited financial results ...

2011-03-18 21:44 1866