Company Description (as filed with the SEC)
We have been conducting our business through MecoxLane Mailorder, which was established in China in 1996. Our holding company, Mecox Lane, was incorporated under the laws of the Cayman Islands in May 1996. In 1999, Mecox Lane acquired 85% of the ownership interest in MecoxLane Mailorder. In December 1999, Mecox Lane formed eMecoxLane Co., Ltd., or eMecoxLane, our wholly-owned subsidiary and intermediate holding company, in the Cayman Islands. In April 2000, eMecoxLane established its wholly-owned subsidiary, Mai Wang Trading, in China. In August 2002 and July 2005, MecoxLane Information and MecoxLane Shopping were established in China. Through Mai Wang Trading we have entered into certain contractual arrangements with MecoxLane Information and MecoxLane Shopping and their respective shareholders, pursuant to which we effectively controlled the operations of MecoxLane Information and MecoxLane Shopping. ... More ...