E.W. Scripps has acquired the podcasting service Stitcher for $4.5 million from Paris-based music subscription service Deezer, according to a Wall Street Journal report. Scripps now plans to run…
At the turn of the 21st century, publishing executive Chris Dorsey noticed a worrisome trend: advertising revenue was drifting from print to other media. Dorsey recalls, "I had created TV concepts…
LONDON — U.S. media group Scripps Networks Interactive is to acquire a controlling stake in Poland's leading TV network, TVN, which had a market-leading 22% share of Polish viewing last year…
Scripps Networks Interactive second second-quarter net income rose about 12.2% as ad sales and affiliate fees boosted performance for the owner of HGTV, Travel Channel and The Food Network. Second…
Liberty Global’s Chellomedia content group is weighing bids from prospective buyers including Scripps Networks Interactive, Time Warner Inc.’s Turner Broadcasting System and Discovery Communications…
Liberty Global’s Chellomedia international cable channels have attracted a healthy number of suitors since the unit was put on the block in May. Liberty Global chief Mike Fries would not put a…
Relativity Television, formerly known as RelativityREAL, has honed in on one high volume genre of the unscripted biz with a new unit dedicated to lifestyle programming. The new unit, dubbed…
Scripps Networks Interactive said first-quarter net income dipped 6.2% as the costs of investing in and marketing programming offset increases in advertising and affiliate revenue.
At Scripps Networks Interactive, home of cable networks like Food Network and Cooking Channel, the recipe calls for a gentler type of reality programming – and a pinch of Vanilla Ice.
Food Network and Travel Channel parent Scripps Networks Interactive saw profits jump last quarter, in part on favorable tax adjustments, as ad sales rose 5% and affiliate fees grew 18%.
Scripps Networks Interactive, parent of Food Network, HGTV and The Travel Channel, said strong advertising and affiliate revenue boosted profit last quarter despite hefty programming costs.