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  • Scripps Buys 65% Stake In Travel Channel, Sets Up Joint Venture With Cox

    Scripps Buys 65% Stake In Travel Channel, Sets Up Joint Venture With Cox

    Scripps Networks Interactive, owner and operator of the Food Network and HGTV lifestyle television networks, is to acquire a controlling interest of 65% in the Travel Channel at a $975 million valuation and enter into a joint venture with current owner Cox Communications. The network, which will be controlled by Scripps, was put up for auction last Summer and attracted interest from other… Read More

  • Scripps Networks Interactive Looking To Offload uSwitch

    Scripps Networks Interactive Looking To Offload uSwitch

    Scripps Networks Interactive is actively shopping around uSwitch, a UK-focused online price comparison and switching service for home services and personal finance products, which it acquired back in 2006 for a lofty $366 million in net cash. Scripps Networks Interactive, itself spun out off E.W. Scripps back in October 2007, has engaged investment banking firm Allen & Company to assist in… Read More

  • Scripps Networks Interactive Seeking Buyer For Comparison Service uSwitch

    Scripps Networks Interactive is actively shopping around uSwitch, a UK-focused online price comparison and switching service for home services and personal finance products, which it acquired back in 2006 for a lofty $366 million in net cash. Scripps Networks Interactive, itself spun out off E.W. Scripps back in October 2007, has engaged investment banking firm Allen & Company to assist in… Read More