Comcast, Scripps Reach Content Deal18 Jul, 2012 By: Chris Tribbey
Comcast and Scripps Networks Interactive have reached a long-term content deal that will bring Scripps’ TV networks to Comcast’s Xfinity TV Everywhere customers.
The deal will give Xfinity subscribers access to HGTV, DIY Network, Food Network, Cooking Channel, Travel Channel and Great American Country.
“This agreement with Scripps Networks underscores our commitment to TV Everywhere and our desire to use the latest technologies and rapid pace of innovation to deliver the best content to Xfinity TV customers wherever and whenever they want to watch it,” said Gregory Rigdon, EVP of content acquisition at Comcast.
The agreement will also give Scripps access to Comcast’s mobile ad platform and ad measurement tools.