Established in 2010, DFO is a fashion management and market development group for China and Greater China markets. Our services for brands range from distribution, financing, franchising, retail concept operations, consultancy, data research, trademark services, and supply chain optimisation. We also operate a buying office and press office. Currently working with more than 60 clothing and accesories brands from around the world, we source our brands internationally, focusing on four market segments: Artisanal Luxury, Advanced Contemporary, Contemporary and Commercial.
Our buyers include multi-label boutiques, online commerce, department stores, retail groups, and commercial real estate groups. Every season at Shanghai Fashion Week, we organise the largest pop-up showroom in central Shanghai. Our event receives over 1,000 buyers and press from mainland China and surrounding regions.
Our work has been mentioned by Business of Fashion, Jing Daily, WeAr Magazine, among many others.
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MEIMEI DING graduated with a MA degree from Central St. Martins College in London. Before then she lived on the East Coast of the US, earning her BA from University of Pennsylvania, one of America’s top business schools. Meimei’s family has origins in China and Hong Kong.
Meimei spent 6 years working in Shanghai and Beijing as a Brand Strategist and Consultant for leading international and local brands in China. With DFO, Meimei saw the need to effectively bridge buyers in Greater China with international brands to foster China’s growing market.