Filed by PFSweb, Inc.
Pursuant to Rule 425 under the Securities Act of 1933
and deemed filed pursuant to Rule 14a-12
under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Subject to Company: eCost.com, Inc.
Commission File Number: 000-50887
Contact: Lewis Goldberg / Todd Fromer
212.896.1216 / 212.896.1215
email@example.com / firstname.lastname@example.org
PFSweb Adjourns Special Stockholder Meetings
Until January 24, 2006
Shareholders Vote Overwhelming For Merger with eCOST.com;
Management Urges Remaining Shareholders to Cast Vote
Plano, Texas, January 23, 2006 PFSweb, Inc. (Nasdaq: PFSW), a global provider of integrated
business process outsourcing (BPO) solutions, announced today the Companys Special Meeting of
Stockholders was adjourned and the vote postponed until Tuesday, January 24, 2006 to provide PFSweb
shareholders additional time to submit their proxies. PFSweb management urges all shareholders of
record to please vote their shares.
Shareholders that have submitted their proxies to date have voted overwhelmingly for all of the
proposals, which would approve the issuance of PFSweb common stock pursuant to the companys
definitive merger agreement with eCOST.com (Nasdaq: ECST), leading online discount retailer.
Non-objecting beneficial shareholders (NOBO) of PFSweb as of December 21, 2005 who have not voted
should contact Mellon Investor Services at 1-800-814-0304 to cast their vote directly. In addition,
shareholders of record as of December 21, 2005 who have not received or cannot locate their proxy
should call Tom Madden, CFO of PFSweb, at 972-881-2900 x6450. Valid proxies submitted by PFSweb
shareholders prior to the January 23, 2006 meeting will continue to be valid for purposes of the
reconvened meeting to be held January 24, 2006.
Shareholders for eCOST.com approved the definitive merger agreement with PFSweb at a separate
Special Meetings of Stockholders held today, January 23, 2006.
About PFSweb, Inc.
PFSweb develops and deploys integrated business infrastructure solutions and fulfillment services
for Fortune 1000, Global 2000 and brand name companies, including third party logistics, call
center support and e-commerce services. The company serves a multitude of industries and company
types, including such clients as Adaptec (Nasdaq:ADPT), CHiASSO, FLAVIA® Beverage Systems,
Hewlett-Packard (NYSE:HPQ), International Business Machines (NYSE:IBM), Nokia (NYSE:NOK), Pfizer,