KNOXVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May. 1, 2012-- Scripps Networks Interactive Inc. (NYSE: SNI) has completed its acquisition of Travel Channel International Limited (TCI), an independent company based in the United Kingdom that distributes the Travel Channel brand in 20 languages across Europe, Africa, the Middle East and Asia Pacific regions.
Formed in 2004, Travel Channel International has affiliate agreements with approximately 850 distributors in 91 countries. With the completion of the transaction, the company's 46 full-time employees in London join Scripps Networks Interactive.
About Scripps Networks Interactive
Scripps Networks Interactive is one of the leading developers of lifestyle-oriented content for television and the Internet, where on-air programming is complemented with online video, social media areas and e-commerce components on companion websites and broadband vertical channels. The company's media portfolio includes popular lifestyle television and Internet brands HGTV, Food Network, Travel Channel, DIY Network, Cooking Channel and country music network Great American Country.
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