PacificNet's eMerchant2000 Selected by HP for eSmart Campaign

Apr 18, 2001, 01:00 ET from PacificNet.com, Inc.

    HONG KONG, April 18 /PRNewswire/ -- PacificNet.com (Nasdaq:   PACT)
 ("PacificNet") announced today that the company has partnered with
 Hewlett-Packard (NYSE:   HWP) as the software solution provider of e-commerce
 solutions for HP's eSmart campaign.  The eSmart campaign is targeting Asian
 Small and Medium sized Enterprises (SME's) and offers packaged Office
 Management, Sales and Marketing, Accounting, Production, and Logistic
 solutions.  PacificNet's proprietary software eMerchant2000(TM) has been
 selected as the solution for HP's "eSmart e-Commerce In-A-Box" tool.
     The eSmart program is being delivered to the Asian SME market and offers a
 one-stop solution for businesses in need of a seamless system to streamline
 their operations and increase business efficiency.  PacificNet and HP will
 co-market eMerchant2000 in Hong Kong via different channels including the
 eSmart booklet, eSmart Day, and the HP business solutions center.
     "Partnering with HP for the eSmart program is an excellent way to promote
 PacificNet and our solution services," said Tony Tong, CEO of PacificNet.
 "These channel sales and joint marketing activities are strengthening our
 brand in an efficient, cost-effective manner.  Asian SME's will benefit from
 the eSmart program and eMerchant2000 solutions by increasing their overall
 efficiency, quality, and competitiveness."
     "The eSmart solution offering helps SMEs adopt Internet-based application
 to enhance their competitive advantages.  The HP e-Smart 'in-a-box' solution
 provides hardware, software and services support in a package.  SMEs do not
 have to source different equipment from different vendors," said Mr. Clarence
 Cho, Sales Director of HP.  "PacificNet's e-commerce solution will benefit the
 eSmart campaign, where HP and its partners are delivering solutions that are
 of high quality, affordable price, and ease-of-use. eMerchant2000 is a perfect
 fit for this."
 
     About PacificNet.com
     PacificNet.com (Nasdaq:   PACT) is a leading Asian IT solutions and
 consulting company that develops and implements full-service IT solutions.
 PacificNet.com has developed a suite of proprietary e-Commerce software
 applications, and offers services such as hardware support, CRM, ERP,
 logistics and supply chain management.  PacificNet.com is headquartered in
 Hong Kong SAR, with offices in the United States, Malaysia, and China.
     For more information, please visit http://www.pacificnet.com and
 http://www.emerchant2000.com .
 
     Statements in this press release that are not historical facts, including
 those statements that refer to PacificNet's plans, prospects, expectations,
 financial projections, strategies, intentions, and beliefs, are
 forward-looking statements.  These forward-looking statements are based on
 information available to PacificNet today, and PacificNet assumes no
 obligation to update these statements as circumstances change.  There are
 risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially
 from the forward-looking statements, including, without limitation, risks that
 could cause the closing of the proposed acquisitions to be delayed or not to
 occur, market acceptance of e-business solutions and other risk factors that
 are described in more details in PacificNet's filings with the Securities and
 Exchange Commission.
 
 

SOURCE PacificNet.com, Inc.
    HONG KONG, April 18 /PRNewswire/ -- PacificNet.com (Nasdaq:   PACT)
 ("PacificNet") announced today that the company has partnered with
 Hewlett-Packard (NYSE:   HWP) as the software solution provider of e-commerce
 solutions for HP's eSmart campaign.  The eSmart campaign is targeting Asian
 Small and Medium sized Enterprises (SME's) and offers packaged Office
 Management, Sales and Marketing, Accounting, Production, and Logistic
 solutions.  PacificNet's proprietary software eMerchant2000(TM) has been
 selected as the solution for HP's "eSmart e-Commerce In-A-Box" tool.
     The eSmart program is being delivered to the Asian SME market and offers a
 one-stop solution for businesses in need of a seamless system to streamline
 their operations and increase business efficiency.  PacificNet and HP will
 co-market eMerchant2000 in Hong Kong via different channels including the
 eSmart booklet, eSmart Day, and the HP business solutions center.
     "Partnering with HP for the eSmart program is an excellent way to promote
 PacificNet and our solution services," said Tony Tong, CEO of PacificNet.
 "These channel sales and joint marketing activities are strengthening our
 brand in an efficient, cost-effective manner.  Asian SME's will benefit from
 the eSmart program and eMerchant2000 solutions by increasing their overall
 efficiency, quality, and competitiveness."
     "The eSmart solution offering helps SMEs adopt Internet-based application
 to enhance their competitive advantages.  The HP e-Smart 'in-a-box' solution
 provides hardware, software and services support in a package.  SMEs do not
 have to source different equipment from different vendors," said Mr. Clarence
 Cho, Sales Director of HP.  "PacificNet's e-commerce solution will benefit the
 eSmart campaign, where HP and its partners are delivering solutions that are
 of high quality, affordable price, and ease-of-use. eMerchant2000 is a perfect
 fit for this."
 
     About PacificNet.com
     PacificNet.com (Nasdaq:   PACT) is a leading Asian IT solutions and
 consulting company that develops and implements full-service IT solutions.
 PacificNet.com has developed a suite of proprietary e-Commerce software
 applications, and offers services such as hardware support, CRM, ERP,
 logistics and supply chain management.  PacificNet.com is headquartered in
 Hong Kong SAR, with offices in the United States, Malaysia, and China.
     For more information, please visit http://www.pacificnet.com and
 http://www.emerchant2000.com .
 
     Statements in this press release that are not historical facts, including
 those statements that refer to PacificNet's plans, prospects, expectations,
 financial projections, strategies, intentions, and beliefs, are
 forward-looking statements.  These forward-looking statements are based on
 information available to PacificNet today, and PacificNet assumes no
 obligation to update these statements as circumstances change.  There are
 risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially
 from the forward-looking statements, including, without limitation, risks that
 could cause the closing of the proposed acquisitions to be delayed or not to
 occur, market acceptance of e-business solutions and other risk factors that
 are described in more details in PacificNet's filings with the Securities and
 Exchange Commission.
 
 SOURCE  PacificNet.com, Inc.