Topic: Travel Channel

Q&A: What's the Most Bizarre Food Andrew Zimmern Has Ever Eaten?

Travel Channel host branches out into branded content

Twenty-five years ago, Andrew Zimmern was at rock bottom. "I was a homeless street junkie stealing purses off park benches to survive—and I wanted to die," Zimmern said. The son of…

Scripps Launches TV Everywhere, Complete With Targeted Advertising

HGTV, Food Network now livestreaming

Another TV company is diving into TV Everywhere, with Scripps Networks Interactive now offering livestreaming of HGTV, Travel Channel, Food Network, DIY Network and Cooking Channel. TV Everywhere platform provider Anvato…

Adam Richman's New Show Pulled After He Makes a Bad Situation Worse

Travel Channel star angered many by using the term 'thinspiration'

Travel Channel star Adam Richman’s new show, Man Finds Food, set to debut July 2, has been pulled from the network’s schedule, according to the Washington Post’s Emily Yahr. The…

A+E Nets' New Lifestyle Channel Is Using Recognizable Stars to Take on Scripps

FYI will also use homegrown talent

Its nickname is the Little Bread Corvette, and it’s an edible car, though it might not be appetizing to anyone other than the quirky characters behind the YouTube megahit videos,…

Scripps Pitches Web Shows With Vanilla Ice and Rev Run

Also discloses interesting online data

At Scripps Networks Interactive's first NewFronts presentation, the media company brought out DIY Network stars Vanilla Ice and Rev Run, Food Network celebrity chef Bobby Flay and a few other…

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…

Scripps Networks Interactive Breaks $1 Billion in Ad Commitments During Upfront 2012

Food, Cooking, Travel parent makes it rain

Scripps Networks Interactive broke the billion-dollar barrier during its 2012 upfront, president and CEO Ken Lowe said on the company's earnings call this morning. That's "billion." With a "b." For reference, the…

Anthony Bourdain Cooking Up CNN Show

News cabler set to launch weekend food and travel program in early 2013

Looks like CNN is doing something new to counter its predictable peacetime ratings slump. No Reservations star and former Top Chef host Anthony Bourdain is slated to come to the network…