Topic: Paula Deen

Will Paula Deen Serve Up a Comeback in 2014?

Shamed celeb cook quietly resurfaces

A new year invariably fills brands with visions of possibilities. Count Paula Deen among them. The onetime queen of Southern cooking—who suffered a messy fall from her throne this past summer…

Scripps Cautious When It Comes to Buying Tribune's Stake in Food

Scatter pricing, upfront pricing both up

Scripps Networks Interactive CFO Joe NeCastro said today that the company was in no hurry to buy the remaining stake in Food Network still owned by Tribune on the company's…

Brands Continue to Dump Deen

Food mogul's apology interview does little in terms of damage control

Sponsors are now lining up to drop Paula Deen, even after the food mogul tearfully addressed her racism scandal on the Today Show.  Bloomberg reported that Walmart will cease carrying Paula Deen's…

Smithfield Foods Drops Paula Deen

QVC also reviewing relationship with celeb chef

Paula Deen has lost a major endorsement deal in the wake of allegations that she and people in her restaurants have engaged in racial and sexual harassment, The Wall Street…

Deen Done on Food Network

Channel dumps butter-loving celebrity cook amid controversy over racist comments

Like so many of her ingredients, Food Network host Paula Deen has been canned. The celebrity chef's admission that she uses ethnic slurs in a deposition obtained by The National Enquirer…