Daphne International Holdings Ltd. is an investment company, which engages in the manufacture, distribution and retail of footwear and accessories. It operates through the following business segments: Core Brands Business, Other Brands Business, and Manufacturing Business. The Core Brands Business segment refers to the mainly refers to the retail business of women's footwear, and accessories under its own brands Daphne, and Shoebox. The Other Brands Business segment consists of its e-commerce business, and the operations of mid-to-high-end brands. The company was founded by Hsien Min Chen and Wen I Chang in 1987 and is headquartered in Shanghai, China.