28 June 2017
Broadcasting & Cable

fuboTV Adds Scripps Networks to Streaming Package

fuboTV said it reached an agreement to carry Scripps Networks Interactive's channels on its over-the-top streaming video service.
21 June 2017
Knoxville News Sentinel

Close to home: Scripps gets online lifestyle help

Knoxville-based Scripps Networks Interactive is looking for people to boost its social media and connect with younger viewers. Those contributors, under the name Scripps Lifestyle Studios, include Knox County resident Maria Antoinette Loggins.
15 June 2017
Multichannel News

Scripps Networks Recruits 'Digital Lifestyle Experts'

Trio known for cooking, style, travel content signed on to aid online efforts
13 June 2017
Campaign

How Scripps Networks Interactive grew its video views by 485 percent in the last year

Since June 2016, Scripps has seen 9.95 billion video views across its brands’ digital, social and mobile platforms, a 485 percent increase from the 1.70 billion video views it saw from the year before.
09 June 2017
MediaPost

Land Rover Makes 'Uncharted Discoveries'

Land Rover is partnering with Scripps' Travel Channel to launch a Facebook series called “Uncharted Discoveries" that asks viewers via Facebook Live to help guide the interactive journey.
24 May 2017
MediaVillage

New Scripps Research Study Proves Environment Matters

A study from Scripps Networks conducted in partnership with Nielsen utilized both attitudinal and neuroscience methodologies to better understand the power of programming environments on viewers.
14 May 2017
Adweek

Adweek’s 2017 TV Hot List: The Year’s Best and Buzziest Shows, Networks and Personalities

While the way we watch TV evolves, what we want to watch remains consistent: the hottest TV shows still have heart, soul and wit.
10 May 2017
The New York Times

The Property Brothers Are Fixing to Take Over the World

At a time when politics have riven the nation, an old-fashioned, wholesome shelter show is something many can agree on. In seven years, Drew and Jonathan Scott, 39, have gone from aspiring celebrities on a small Canadian cable network to HGTV headliners who star in, and in some cases produce, some of the most popular television shows in America.
10 May 2017
People

Get the First Look at Pioneer Woman Ree Drummond's New Magazine

Ree Drummond, the Food Network’s resident Pioneer Woman, is officially the latest lifestyle guru to launch her own magazine—joining the ranks of Oprah Winfrey, Rachael Ray and Martha Stewart.
04 May 2017
The Wall Street Journal

Media Companies Line Up to Make Shows for Snap TV

Snap Inc.’s ambitious effort to create television-like content has old and new media companies alike clamoring to learn how to produce shows for Snapchat’s lucrative young audience.
04 May 2017
MediaVillage

Lunch at Michael’s with Scripps Networks’ Burton Jablin

You never know when a chance encounter will set the stage for changes throughout your entire life.  For Burton Jablin, Chief Operating Officer at Scripps Networks Interactive, it happened when he was a student at Harvard in 1982.
04 May 2017
Adweek

Scripps Networks Strikes Deal to Serve Up Food Network and HGTV Shows for Snapchat

This morning, Scripps Networks Interactive said that it has partnered with Snap Inc. to develop and produce new shows from its biggest networks, HGTV and Food Network, which will air exclusively on Snapchat’s Discover platform.
03 May 2017
Reuters

Scripps Networks to buy Spoon University in online push

Scripps Networks Interactive said it has agreed to buy online food publication Spoon University, a startup it hopes will give its flagship cable channel, the Food Network, a foothold with younger audiences.
03 May 2017
Bloomberg

Scripps Networks Wins Slots on Hulu's New Live TV Service

HGTV, the Food Network and Travel Channel are included in the new live web TV service from Hulu LLC, a big win for Scripps Networks Interactive Inc., the company that owns those cable networks.
03 May 2017

April brings fresh ratings success for Scripps Networks

The ratings hot streak continued for Scripps Networks Interactive portfolio of channels during the month of April.
30 April 2017
Mashable

If you want to find real love, find yourself someone who loves HGTV

The only real question you need to be asking yourself if you want to find a solid life partner is “Do they watch HGTV?”
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.
18 April 2017
Digiday

Food Network owner Scripps is focused on video series for social platforms

After scaling to 1 billion monthly views with short social videos, Scripps is starting to create more recurring video series and franchises for its media brands, which also include HGTV and Travel Channel.
22 March 2017
Multichannel News

Upfronts 2017: HGTV Extends ‘Fixer Upper,’ ‘Flip or Flop’ Franchises

HGTV will look to continue its strong ratings push with a slate of new original programs, network executives said during a Scripps Networks Interactive pre-upfront chat with reporters Wednesday morning.
22 March 2017
MediaPost

Scripps Networks Upfront Focuses On Live Viewing, Family Fare

The Scripps cable networks are telling a story of phenomenal ratings growth in the past year as the company launches its upfront.
22 March 2017
Advertising Age

Upfronts 2017: Cable Nets Remind Advertisers TV Is About More Than Data

For all the talk about how data's role in the TV upfronts will continue to be more pronounced, two cable networks reminded media buyers and advertisers that TV is more than just buying audiences.
22 March 2017
Forbes

Food Network And HGTV Parent's Pitch To Ad Buyers: Environment Matters

Pure-play cable programmer Scripps Networks Interactive has a straightforward pitch for media buyers this upfront season: Environment matters.
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.
10 March 2017
Knoxville News Sentinel

Home-grown Scripps Networks Interactive makes its mark

Today, HGTV is part of Scripps Networks Interactive, a Knoxville-based producer of lifestyle content for television and other platforms. Scripps Networks Interactive reaches an estimated 190 million consumers per month in 170 countries and is valued as an $8 billion company.
01 March 2017

Ratings success continues in February for Scripps Networks

Ratings success continued in February for Scripps Networks Interactive and its digital arm Scripps Lifestyle Studios.
01 February 2017

New year, new ratings success for Scripps Networks

Scripps Networks Interactive rang in the new year on a high note as consumers turned to the company’s lifestyle brands during the month of January.
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.
11 January 2017
Forbes

How Food Network Uses The Deep-Fried And Cheesy To Make It In The Digital World

What was once a corner conference room on an administrative floor of Food Network’s Chelsea Market headquarters in Manhattan has turned into a small production center.
09 January 2017
Digital Content Next

The Big 10: Media executives call out the industry’s biggest challenges

While it is appealing to start off a New Year with rosy predictions, it is also important to take a clear-eyed look at the road (and roadblocks) ahead. We asked a few of our members what they see as the biggest challenges the digital media industry faces today.
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.
28 December 2016
NPR

HGTV Real Estate Stars Find Yet Another Home In Print

You might think the secrets to HGTV stardom lie in real estate savvy or creative design. But for shows like Fixer Upper and Property Brothers, it's that hard-to-find combination of charm and chemistry that turns hosts into stars.
28 December 2016
Bloomberg

HGTV Will Never Upset You: How the Network Beat CNN in 2016

The escapist appeal of looking at other people’s beautiful homes turned Home & Garden Television into the third most-watched cable network in 2016, ahead of CNN and behind only Fox News and ESPN. Riding HGTV’s reality shows, parent company Scripps Networks Interactive Inc. has seen its shares rise more than 30 percent this year, outperforming bigger rivals like Walt Disney Co., 21st Century Fox Inc. and Viacom Inc.
19 December 2016
Ad Age

Ad Age's Magazines of the Year 2016

In its fifth-anniversary year, HGTV, a joint venture between Hearst and Scripps Networks Interactive, keeps on building.
19 December 2016
Broadcasting & Cable and Multichannel News

The B&C and Multichannel News Power 100 2016

Scripps Networks Interactive's Chairman, President and CEO, Ken Lowe, and Chief Programming, Content and Brand Officer, Kathleen Finch, were named to the 2016 B&C and Multichannel News Power 100.
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.
08 December 2016
alistdaily

Food Network’s Digital Empire Keeps On Cooking

Brands have been upping the ante on bots and adding a new layer of consumer engagement to their strategy at a fever pace ever since Facebook enabled the conversational-tech friendly feature in April.
01 December 2016
Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Behind the Scenes: 2017 HGTV Dream Home on St. Simons Island

The 2017 HGTV Dream Home is located right here in Georgia on St. Simons Island and it promises to be a beauty.
21 November 2016
USA Today

The twin 'Property Brothers' are stars of HGTV

If you watch HGTV, you know the identical-twin Scott brothers.
18 November 2016
Multichannel News

Food Network Adds Another Dash of A.I.

Adding more A.I. to its digital smorgasbord, Food Network said it has introduced a new chatbot for Facebook Messenger that serves up recipes and “friendly one-on-one conversations.”
10 November 2016
The Federalist

7 Reasons We Should Just Give America To Chip And Joanna Gaines After Tuesday

Whoever wins this presidential election, we’re gonna have a fixer-upper on our hands. America has spent the last two years in the constant presence of two of the least popular candidates the country has ever known.
09 November 2016
Worldscreen

Q&A with Scripps Networks Interactive’s Kathleen Finch

Kathleen Finch, the chief programming, content and brand officer at Scripps Networks Interactive, shares with TV Realsome of the current programming strategies guiding the networks within the bouquet.

08 November 2016
B&C

Scripps Networks Won’t Renew Netflix Deal

Scripps Networks Interactive said it will not be renewing its streaming video on demand agreement with Netflix when it expires at the end of the year.
07 November 2016
Variety

HGTV, Advertising Gains Power Scripps Networks Interactive’s Q3 Earnings

Strong gains in advertising revenue at HGTV and Travel Channel allowed Scripps Networks Interactive to top Wall Street expectations with its third quarter earnings.
28 October 2016
TechCrunch

Apple debuts “TV,” a TV guide and watchlist app for Apple TV, iPhone and iPad

Confirming a series of earlier reports which said Apple would launch a universal TV guide to simplify watching video on the Apple TV, the company today announced a new app it’s simply calling “TV.” 
25 October 2016
Knoxville News Sentinel

Children's Hospital unveils new NICU, surgery wing

East Tennessee Children's Hospital unveiled its new Scripps Networks Tower on Tuesday.
20 October 2016
Cynopsis Digital

Scripps Networks Interactive's Vikki Neil Named to 2016 Cynopsis Digital "IT" List

Vikki Neil, SVP and GM of Digital Brands, is named to Cynopsis Digital’s 2016 “It List.” This list celebrates the most innovative executives in digital media. 
20 October 2016
C21 Media

Scripps ramps up talent hunt

US cablenets operator Scripps Networks Interactive is hunting for new talent for its Travel Channel and Food Network, and is appealing to producers to pitch people rather than fully formed ideas.
20 October 2016
The Hollywood Reporter

HGTV's 'Fixer Upper' Star Couple, Ratings Gold, Are Making Over Reality TV Too

In Waco, Texas, Chip and Joanna Gaines built an unlikely Disneyland for design lovers while becoming one of today's rare cable success stories. Says their manager Bill Stankey, "It would be hard for most people to fathom the things they've said no to. If it doesn't feel authentic, they don't want to do it."

17 October 2016
Knoxville News Sentinel

University of Tennessee awards four honorary doctorates


The University of Tennessee board of trustees approved honorary doctorates for four men during the closing meeting of the UT board of trustee summit Friday.
 
17 October 2016
Parade

The Fixer Uppers: How Chip and Joanna Gaines Remodeled Their Way Into Our Hearts and Homes


Chip and Joanna Gaines, stars of HGTV’s monster hit Fixer Upper, still can’t believe that renovating houses in Waco, Texas, made them famous. “This really is our life,” says Chip. “It’s what we do.”
13 October 2016
Variety

Scripps Networks Interactive Invests in Internet Video Startup Pluto TV

Startup Pluto TV — which is trying to build the world’s biggest service for free TV and other video programming — announced that it has raised $30 million in Series B funding, led by German media giant ProSiebenSat.1 with participation from Scripps Networks Interactive, Sallfort PrivatBank and others.
10 October 2016

Q&A: Jim Samples, Scripps Networks Interactive

Jim Samples, president, international, Scripps Networks Interactive, talks about plans for thematic channels, the free-to-air market and the company’s plans for TVN in Poland.
06 October 2016
MediaVillage.com

Scripps Starts the Holiday Season with First-Ever Three-Network Simulcast

Storytelling, branded content, bespoke, cross-platform, audience development and partnership were big buzzwords throughout Advertising Week. When packaged together, the power of ideas and insights can create magic. 
05 October 2016
Bloomberg

Scripps Is TV's Comfort Food

Scripps is doing well and proving that if it were to be acquired, a deal wouldn't be from any position of weakness. 
05 October 2016
Live Science

Yetis Swarm Manhattan: The Lore of a Furry, Human-Like Beast on Travel Channel

What do you call a gathering of yetis? Whatever the name, there were plenty of them in New York City when 26 costumed cryptids rolled up to the iconic Flatiron Building, their visit heralding the Oct. 5 premiere of the Travel Channel special "Expedition Unknown: Hunt for the Yeti," 
04 October 2016
Knoxville News Sentinel

Giving back in Greenback: Rebuilding Together, Scripps Networks help injured Navy veteran

A building near U.S. Highway 411 will become a place for an injured Navy veteran to enjoy the quiet activity of art, but it echoed with noise Friday as volunteers from Scripps Networks Interactive built the studio and a ramp connecting the log-style home as part of Scripps' National Volunteer Day.
03 October 2016
Multichannel News

Yetis Will Roam the Streets of New York In Search of ‘Expedition Unknown’ Buzz

Travel Channel’s buzz-building efforts behind its unscripted, four-part series Expedition Unknown: Hunt for the Yeti will culminate in a NYC-based, street campaign Oct. 4, a day before the show’s premiere.
29 September 2016
Cynopsis

Scripps Nets Overcome Election, Olympics Drag to Post Big Q3 Ratings Gains

The Scripps Networks group overcame strong competition from the Olympics and the election to score big audience gains in the third quarter. 
28 September 2016
3BL Media

She Builds: Giving Women the Confidence and Skills to Maintain a Safe and Healthy Home

She Builds is a nationwide event series, created by Rebuilding Together, featuring community revitalization projects that create real change for women - providing critical home repairs and community restoration to women in need, while giving women the confidence and skills to maintain a safe and healthy home. 
27 September 2016
The New York Times

Alton Brown, Showman of Food TV, Pulls Back the Curtain

Alton Brown’s new book, “Every Day Cook: This Time It’s Personal,” is his eighth, but the first in which he offers at least a small peek into the ways he cooks and eats at home.
23 September 2016
Cablefax

Scripps CEO Ken Lowe on Travel Channel Resurgence

Although he twice said he wasn’t “quite ready to do a victory lap on this one yet,” Scripps Networks Interactive pres/CEO Ken Lowe told investors Travel Channel is turning the corner with 10 consecutive months of growth
22 September 2016
Deadline.com

Scripps Networks’ New Carriage Deal With AT&T Includes DirecTV Now Rights

Add Scripps Networks channels including HGTV and Food Network to the parade of channels that will be available on AT&T’s DirecTV Now streaming service, due to launch by year’s end.
21 September 2016
The Detroit News

HGTV reveals ‘Urban Oasis’ in Ann Arbor

HGTV opened the doors of its newest “Urban Oasis” on Tuesday, revealing a modern Craftsman-style bungalow near downtown Ann Arbor with soaring ceilings, two master bedroom suites and a screened porch connected to the garage that’s perfect for watching the big game.
19 September 2016
Cablefax

Woman of the Year: Finch Says It’s a Team Effort

Kathleen Finch is on a roll. She followed up last year’s promotion to chief programming, content and brand officer for Scripps Networks Interactive with record ratings for several nets and WICT’s “Woman of the Year” accolade. 
16 September 2016
The Hollywood Reporter

Scripps Networks Interactive Has No Plans to Sell Content Direct to Consumer

Despite the floodgates opening for over-the-top TV channels, Scripps Networks Interactive will continue to stand on the sidelines, with no plans as yet to go direct to consumer to tap surging subscription online video revenue.
15 September 2016
Cablefax

Long Live Linear

Some cable networks are suffering shrinking ratings and distribution, but a few, like HGTV, are thriving
14 September 2016
Variety

Scripps Hopes to Hook Advertisers on Simulcasts of Shows

When stars from some of the most popular franchises on Food Network, HGTV and Travel Channel band together, one channel may not be enough to contain them.
14 September 2016
MediaVillage.com

Didi O’Hearn Shares the Recipe for Food Network Co-Viewing Success

The right ingredients, mixed in the right way, at the right time, deliver success. Food Network’s co-viewing program strategy is a shining example of how series development and scheduling, network branding, sponsor integration and new media blend together to create hits.
13 September 2016
Multichannel News

Food Network Adds Some Smart Home Skills

Food Network said it’s the first culinary network to launch a “skill” on Alexa-powered devices, such as the Amazon Echo, enabling users to ask for and receive info about network shows, schedule, and recipes featured on-air. 
12 September 2016
The Late Show with Stephen Colbert

Travel Channel's Adam Richman Visits Stephen Colbert, Inside Edition

Adam Richman recently stopped by The Late Show with Stephen Colbert to talk about “Secret Eats with Adam Richman,” share some of his favorite travel stories and the amazing food he’s discovered, including his NYC favorites.
12 September 2016
B&C

Analyst: Video’s Future Is Omni-Channel Content

Video viewing is more global, more mobile, more selective as over-the-top options connect consumers with contenton more devices, but linear TV remains the most lucrative platform for content companies
09 September 2016
TBI Vision

HGTV Set for European Debut in Poland

Scripps Networks Interactive is due to roll out its home and garden-focused cable network, HGTV, to Poland in January 2017, marking the channel’s European debut.

 

 

09 September 2016
Platform

WICT ‘Woman of the Year’ Scripps Exec Kathleen Finch Offers Advice for Aspiring Women Leaders in Cable

This year, WICT’s highest honor, the Woman of the Year award, goes to Kathleen Finch, chief programming, content and brand officer at Scripps Networks Interactive. We caught up with Finch to learn more about her accomplishments at Scripps and how she’s navigated her career path.
 
06 September 2016
Mediapost

Lipton Puts TV On Ice, Turns To Snackable Content To Steep Millennials In Brand

PepsiCo's Lipton brand turns to Food Network to come up with new ways of steeping younger consumers in the venerable iced tea brand. 
06 September 2016
B&C

Scripps Extends Lowe’s Contract Through 2019

Scripps Networks Interactive said it extended the contract of CEO Ken Lowe
05 September 2016
Multichannel News

Kids Spice Up Chef Shows

Reality competition shows featuring young chefs are drawing younger audiences to the subgenre and driving co-viewing.
30 August 2016
TV Canales

Interview with Eduardo Hauser, Managing Director, Latin American & Caribbean, Scripps Networks Interactive

The cable industry in Latin America has matured a lot, but there’s still room to grow
23 August 2016
Ad Age

Life Cereal Gets First TV Ad in Decade

Life cereal will be back on air with its first TV campaign in nearly a decade as the brand tries to reconnect with today's busy families. The TV commercial is set to air on cable networks such as Food Network and HGTVthrough mid-November
 
23 August 2016
Ad Exchanger

Scripps Networks Interactive’s Recipe For Platform-Specific Content

When publishing content via social media, the biggest hits don’t always follow conventional wisdom. One of Scripps Networks Interactive’s most popular videos on social media featured best practices for storing fresh vegetables.  Counterintuitively, the video performed much better on its HGTV channel than on the Food Network. 

23 August 2016
The Wall Street Journal

Spending on Home Improvement Is Set to Pick Up as Building Pace Slows

Unusual nature of housing recovery prompts many homeowners to stay put and remodel, experts say
22 August 2016
Cablefax

Recruiting via Pokémon Go

Pokémon Go has grown into one of the most popular mobile games ever—just ask any millennial. To better engage potential employees, Scripps Networks Interactive embraced the game’s popularity at a recent recruiting event in Knoxville, Tennessee
22 August 2016
Multichannel News

Scripps Uses Pokémon Go To Catch New Recruits

To catch a millennial, you have to go where the Pokémon GO fans go
 
19 August 2016
USA Today

Smolletts Hope They've Found a Recipe for Success

There’s something to be said about the family that braises together. And there are few modern families that have stayed together quite like the food-obsessed Smolletts.
19 August 2016
New York Post

‘Empire,’ ‘Underground’ stars reunite for family cooking show on Food Network

Food Network’s new six-part series, “Smollett Eats,” features the six Smollett siblings cooking and baking in episodes pegged to family gatherings.
18 August 2016
Mediapost

The Value Of Co-Viewing TV Programs

17 August 2016
World Screen

Paul Hollywood & Scripps Networks’ Phillip Luff Talk 'Paul Hollywood City Bakes'

Paul Hollywood and Phillip Luff, the managing director of Scripps Networks UK & EMEA at Scripps Networks Interactive, talk about the series Paul Hollywood City Bakes, which has just been greenlit for a second season
15 August 2016
The Washington Post

How video conquered the Web

Short, viral videos have become more than digital-age curiosities. They are a central economy of the Web and a serious business on which future media fortunes will be gambled, won and lost
15 August 2016
C21 Media

Scripps adds A+E distribution exec

Scripps Networks Interactive has appointed an experienced executive from A+E Networks to oversee the distribution of its factual and lifestyle channels in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA)
12 August 2016
The Wall Street Journal

Publishers Flock to New Instagram Stories

Media firms like Food Network are flocking to the new Instagram Stories
12 August 2016
CNBC

Cord-cutting? Cable could be strong for a decade

Investors concerned that the rising trend of cord-cutting could cut into cable industry profits can breathe a sigh of relief, according to a new report from SNL Kagan
11 August 2016
TechCrunch

Refinery29 raises $45M more led by Scripps, Turner

Traditional media companies invest in an online property to help expand digital footprint and capture the next generation of consumers
10 August 2016
TheStreet

Scripps' Food Network Tweets Its Way to Strong Quarter

Foodies are buzzing about the Food Network
10 August 2016
SeekingAlpha

Scripps Networks Interactive Has A Strong Strategic Position

The popularity of its niche networks and its affordable affiliate fees should mean that the company can thrive just as well in an environment driven by streaming and skinny bundles versus the traditional cable bundle.
09 August 2016
The Wall Street Journal

Scripps Says Ad Revenue, Polish TV Acquisition Drove Sales Growth

Scripps Networks Interactive Inc. said advertising sales and a recent acquisition pushed revenue higher in its most recent quarter.
02 August 2016
AOL Build

Travel Channel's Adam Richman Talks New Season of 'Secret Eats with Adam Richman' on AOL Build

In Travel Channel's "Secret Eats with Adam Richman," Richman is on the ultimate quest to uncover the most unique, surprising hidden food treasures in the world
27 July 2016
USA Today

Sold! HGTV flips over big ratings growth

A Property Brothers kitchen remodel in upstate New York. A Tiny House Hunters search on Hawaii's Big Island. A Fixer Upper barn conversion — to a "barndominium" — in  Waco, Texas . More TV viewers than ever are turning to HGTV, the lifestyle cable network built on real estate and home renovation
27 July 2016
C21 Media

Scripps makes MENA move

Scripps Networks Interactive has become the latest international broadcaster to launch channels in the Middle East and North Africa 
26 July 2016
Multichannel News

40 Under 40: Emerging Executives Making an Impact

For the 11th consecutive year, the editors of Multichannel News have selected a class of 40 executives in and around the multich.annel-TV universe to bring to our readers’ attention.
26 July 2016
The Hollywood Reporter

Food Network Orders Travel Series With YouTube Star Hannah Hart

The cable network has ordered a six-episode travel and food series starring the comedian
25 July 2016
Advanced Television

Scripps lifestyle channels to roll out in Israel

Scripps Networks Interactive has announced the launch of Food Network, Travel Channel and Fine Living in Israel on Cellcom, the largest telcoin the country.
22 July 2016
The Wall Street Journal

Inside Andrew Zimmern’s Kitchen

The host of the Travel Channel’s ‘Bizarre Foods With Andrew Zimmern’ talks about knives to know, the beauty of schmaltz and why you should always order the mussels.

21 July 2016
WICT Southeast Blog

Leadership Interview: Shannon Driver

Shannon Driver of Scripps Networks Interactive shares her journey and career advice for other women.                                                                                                            
21 July 2016
The Spinoff (New Zealand)

Help: I’m being held hostage by HGTV

HGTV launched in New Zealand several weeks ago, bringing with it a dilapidated villa’s worth of home renovation viewing options. Joanna McLeod explains why she can’t break free from HGTV and the mysterious allure of The Property Brothers.
14 July 2016
World Screen

Markus Tellenbach Exits TVN, Scripps’s Jim Samples Steps In

Markus Tellenbach is stepping down as president and CEO of the Polish media company TVN, with Jim Samples, the president of Scripps Networks’s international division, becoming president of the management board.
14 July 2016

CYNOPSIS MEDIA Presents: Special Report: Lifestyle Programming

Like ants at a summer picnic, today’s viewer seems to have an insatiable appetite for lifestyle programming
13 July 2016
Cynopsis

Hot July for Scripps

Scripps Networks Interactive celebrated the holiday week of July 4 with year-over-year primetime growth in the P25-54 demo for all six of its networks
13 July 2016
Los Angeles Times

Broadcast and cable TV upfront ad sales end slump with 4.5% gain

Broadcast and cable networks’ advanced ad sales for the upcoming TV season are expected to hit $18.6 billion, the best showing in three years
07 July 2016
Adweek

HGTV and Food Network's New Amazon TV Apps Let You Shop With Your Remote

HGTV and Food Network today are announcing apps for Amazon Fire TVsubscribers that let them watch original home and lifestyle programs while also shopping for products mentioned in the shows. 
06 July 2016
The Washington Post

Ground beef, yes; sumac, no. This editor knows what food magazine readers want

Maile Carpenter was appointed founding editor-in-chief of Food Network Magazine, a joint venture with Hearst, in 2008. Since then, the publication has become the best-selling monthly food title on newsstands
29 June 2016
Cynopsis

Scripps Again Goes 6-for-6

Scripps Networks Interactive’s six cable channels were all up for the quarter on a total day basis.
27 June 2016
Adweek

U.S. Adults Consume an Entire Hour More of Media Per Day Than They Did Just Last Year

If you feel like you're spending more time than ever before watching and streaming content, you're right.

24 June 2016
International Business Times

VidCon 2016 Shows Online Video’s Dominance Over Generation Z, And Brands Are Taking Notice

In many areas, digital video is increasingly in competition with TV. But that’s not the case for the teen and tween demographic. There, internet video has already won.
09 June 2016
The Tennessean

HGTV's 'Listed Sisters' help renovate Thistle Farms

To kick off a nationwide volunteer effort of women helping women, HGTV and the stars of its show "Listed Sisters" partnered with Rebuilding Together Nashville Tuesday to renovate Thistle Farm’s sanctuary, a shelter for women who are healing from prostitution, trafficking and addiction
08 June 2016
CBS Money Watch

Food Network tops TV brand names in social media rankings

The Food Network and E! Networks don't attract nearly the viewership of ESPN, the highest-rated channel. But they're the leaders in social media, an area of growing importance to advertisers.
03 June 2016
The Drum

UKTV eyes better audience insights after appointing first CMO

UKTV has tasked Zoe Clapp, its first ever chief marketing and communications officer, to better understand its audience.
03 June 2016

Travel Channel's Andrew Zimmern drops by AOL Build

Andrew Zimmern stopped by AOL Build to talk about the new season of “Bizarre Foods” and his food-fueled adventures.
03 June 2016

Scripps Networks Interactive CEO Ken Lowe Addresses Company's Growth Prospects

Ken Lowe, CEO, Scripps Networks Interactive, speaks with CNBC's David Faber 
18 May 2016
Multichannel News

INTX 2016: TV continues down path of transformation

The pay TV industry is undergoing a tectonic shift amid the rise of a growing array of over-the-top options, but a complete change of the industry’s complexion – and its historic business models -- won’t happen overnight.
18 May 2016
Cynopsis

Sibling Revelry

All six Scripps Networks Interactive brands saw ratings increases in primetime (A25-54) for the week ending Sunday, May 15
17 May 2016
Weekend Today

Travel Channel's Anthony Melchiorri shares insider info on hotel booking

"Hotel Impossible” host Anthony Melchiorri stopped by Weekend Today to share some insider information about what to do before you book your hotel room and once you check-in so you can upgrade your hotel experience. 
13 May 2016
The New York Times

Charter Communications-Time Warner Cable Deal Clears Final Hurdle

Charter Communications said on Thursday that its proposals to buy Time Warner Cable and Bright House Networks had been approved by the California Public Utilities Commission, overcoming the last hurdle to complete the deals.
12 May 2016
C21 Media

Food Network, Fine Living expand to Netherlands

Scripps Networks Interactive is expanding the distribution of its Food Network and Fine Living channels into The Netherlands.
 
12 May 2016
Mediapost

National TV Market gains Strength

10 May 2016
Rapid TV News

Scripps expands footprint in Colombia

The Telefónica pay-TV platform, the fourth largest player in the market, has reached a distribution agreement with the US programmer to add the Food Network’s HD feed.
09 May 2016
Digital TV Europe

Scripps boosted by TVN performance

Scripps Networks Interactive’s first quarter revenue has been boosted by the performance of Polish broadcast subsidiary TVN and by a strong showing from domestic US advertising.


 

03 May 2016
The Hollywood Reporter

UKTV-Future of Scripps, BBC Joint Venture in Focus

27 April 2016

Cooking Channel's 'Extra Virgin' wins prestigious James Beard Award

Cooking Channel’s Extra Virgin picked up a prestigious James Beard Award at the annual presentation on April 26. The show took home top honors in the 'Television Program, in Studio or Fixed Location' category.
22 April 2016
C21 Media

Scripps brings in PTA’s Ayala

US media group Scripps Networks Interactive has appointed a VP of programming for its channels HGTV, DIY Network and Great American Country.
21 April 2016
Digiday

Food Network looks to influencers to grow on Snapchat Discover

As Food Network tries to grow its Snapchat Discover audience, by overall size and audience type, the company is looking to tap social media stars to create new content for the platform.
19 April 2016
Knoxville News Sentinel

Scripps Networks Interactive donates $10 million to East Tennessee Children's Hospital

Scripps Networks Interactive has donated $10 million to East Tennessee Children's Hospital — the largest corporate donation in the hospital's 78-year history.
06 April 2016
Mediapost

Ads More Effective In G-Rated TV Shows

TV commercials seen in TV-G rated programming scored 27% higher attention and purchase intent than commercials in programming with TV-14 and TV-MA ratings, per a study conducted by Nielsen, commissioned by Scripps Networks Interactive and cable channel UP TV.
31 March 2016
SNL Kagan

Upfront and Personal: Food Network adds more family-centric fare

Food Network is launching more family-centric programming, notably kids versions of some of its most popular fare, as a means to burnish its brand, bolster coviewing and build its audience now and into the future.
30 March 2016
Forbes

Food Network, HGTV And Travel Channel Turn To Kids And Celebrities To Boost Ratings

At this morning’s upfront Scripps Networks—which includes Food Network, HGTV, Travel Channel, Cooking Channel, DIY Network and Great American Country—unveiled a slate of new programming highlighted by kids cooking shows and fresh celebrities in its kitchen studios, as well as on its home renovation sites and at its travel destinations.

14 February 2014

Scripps strategy is solid

18 November 2013

Sox Fans Get HGTV Home Run

18 September 2013

Eat, Stray, Love

29 August 2013

I Want My HGTV!