19 September 2017
Moneyish

Why do people like Hillary Clinton love watching HGTV?

“HGTV is sort of like comfort food. It warms you from the inside; it makes you feel like everything is right with the world,” Kathleen Finch, Scripps Networks' Chief Programming, Content & Brand Officer, told Moneyish.
 
11 August 2017
Adweek

How YouTube Star Hannah Hart Went From Drunk Cooking to Her Own Food Network Show

Hannah Hart started uploading videos to her YouTube channel in 2011. Now, she joins the ranks of television media with her very own show on Food Network: I Hart Food.
11 July 2017
MediaVillage

Scripps Networks Interactive Thrives Under Programming Chief Allison Page

In 2016, Scripps Networks Interactive consolidated content development for its lifestyle media networks (HGTV, Food Network, Travel Channel, Cooking Channel, DIY Network and Great American Country) under Allison Page, General Manager of U.S. Programming and Development.  The results have been impressive.
20 April 2017
Tasting Table

The Iron Giant

Food Network’s Iron Chef America was a cooking competition that challenged successful chefs from around the country to compete against veterans like Bobby Flay, Cat Cora and Masaharu Morimoto. The newest version, Iron Chef Gauntlet, is another iteration in a decades-long legacy of food-focused television that began with Japan’s original and delightfully offbeat Iron Chef.
22 March 2017
Adweek

Scripps Will Launch Spinoffs of HGTV’s Fixer Upper and Flip or Flop at Its Upfront

HGTV is turning two of its most popular shows into franchises: spinning off Fixer Upper with a companion show and expanding its Flip or Flop house-flipping series to five new cities.
13 March 2017
Broadcasting & Cable

Lifestyle Shows on a Hot Streak With Sponsors

At a time when most ratings are eroding, viewership for lifestyle programming is rising. All six of the Scripps Networks lifestyle channels were up last year, and that's an attractive proposition for advertisers.
26 January 2017
Knoxville News Sentinel

Saving history: Mark Bowe of DIY Network's 'Barnwood Builders' to speak in Knoxville

Mark Bowe, star of the DIY Network's "Barnwood Builders," lived in Knoxville for a year in 1995 and said he's looking forward to coming back.
13 January 2017
POPSUGAR

Take a Peek Inside HGTV's Breathtaking 2017 Dream Home

Every year HGTV somehow manages to outdo itself, creating a Dream Home that is somehow even more magnificent than the year prior's. And the 2017 Dream Home in St. Simons, Georgia is no exception.
05 January 2017
Bloomberg

Why Americans Long to Live in an HGTV Home

Home & Garden Television is the mac and cheese of cable -- video comfort food. And, like that perennial favorite, it sells very well. Last year, HGTV was the third-most-watched cable network after ESPN and Fox News.
13 December 2016
MediaVillage

Courtney White of Travel Channel on "Chillcation" Programming

In television, the holiday season is typically filled with programming stunts, movie classics and specials catering to the whole family.  One might expect all of the Scripps networks to keep with tradition and follow suit. But one of them -- Travel Channel -- is trying something slightly different this year.