TVN Adds Food Network, Travel Channel, HGTV


WARSAW: Three popular lifestyle channels from the Scripps Networks Interactive bouquet will be added to TVN’s lineup in Poland starting in January 2017.

TVN recently announced the launch of HGTV, which will take over the slot now held by TVN Meteo Active. Poland is the first European market to introduce its viewers to HGTV.

Also joining the TVN roster of channels are Food Network and Travel Channel. Food Network is currently known as Polsat Food in the region. The channel will air shows such as Ewa Gotuje (Ewa in the Kitchen) and Gotowanie z Okrasą (Cooking with Okrasa).

“HGTV, Food Network and Travel Channel will strengthen TVN’s lifestyle offering with outstanding channels that can address the needs of even the most demanding viewers,” said Maciej Maciejowski, business development and new media division director at TVN. “These channels are a perfect fit for TVN’s existing portfolio.”