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Discovery completes acquisition of Scripps Networks

Discovery Communications announced that it has successfully completed the acquisition of Scripps Networks Interactive, which owns Food Network, among others TV channels. The combined company will be officially known as Discovery, Inc. Today marks another critical milestone for Discovery, as we become a differentiated kind of media company with the most trusted portfolio of family-friendly [...]

Discovery plans to launch OTT products after Scripps acquisition

Discovery Communications CEO David Zaslav said that the company will begin exploring the possibility to launch OTT products after it closes its acquisition of Scripps Networks. Recently, the U.S. Department of Justice approved the transaction. According to the executive, they will begin talking to customers about opportunities to bundle Discovery, Scripps and other programmers channels [...]