Discovery, Inc., the global leader in real life entertainment, today announced that Food Network Kitchen, the most complete food and cooking digital experience, is now available on the Roku® platform in the U.S. Food Network Kitchen is a first-of-its-kind direct-to-consumer service, offering consumers live and on demand cooking classes; trusted recipes; direct access to Food Network talent and culinary experts; and much more.
“Today’s launch on the Roku platform makes Food Network Kitchen available to millions of new customers in the U.S.,” said Gabriel Sauerhoff, SVP, Digital Distribution and Commercial Partnerships at Discovery, Inc. “We are thrilled to expand our relationship with Roku and provide their customers with access to Food Network Kitchen, continuing to inspire people to explore all their kitchen has to offer.”
“Roku is the #1 TV streaming platform in the U.S., and we’re focused on delivering amazing content our users want and love,” said Regina Breslin, Director of Content Distribution, Roku. “Food Network Kitchen is a fantastic addition to the Roku platform, and we’re excited to partner with Discovery to make even more compelling real life entertainment available to our millions of engaged users.”
Food Network Kitchen is designed to improve the lives of customers by solving pain points associated with cooking, boosting their culinary skills and making cooking a more joyous, delightful and convenient experience. With the launch of Food Network Kitchen on Roku devices, their customers can now access thousands of live and on-demand cooking classes; a curated selection of Food Network cooking shows; and over 80,000 tested recipes.
Discovery, Inc. (Nasdaq: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK) is a global leader in real life entertainment, serving a passionate audience of superfans around the world with content that inspires, informs and entertains. Discovery delivers over 8,000 hours of original programming each year and has category leadership across deeply loved content genres around the world. Available in 220 countries and territories and nearly 50 languages, Discovery is a platform innovator, reaching viewers on all screens, including TV Everywhere products such as the GO portfolio of apps; direct-to-consumer streaming services such as discovery+, Food Network Kitchen and MotorTrend OnDemand; digital-first and social content from Group Nine Media; a landmark natural history and factual content partnership with the BBC; and a strategic alliance with PGA TOUR to create the international home of golf. Discovery’s portfolio of premium brands includes Discovery Channel, HGTV, Food Network, TLC, Investigation Discovery, Travel Channel, MotorTrend, Animal Planet, Science Channel, and the forthcoming multi-platform JV with Chip and Joanna Gaines, Magnolia Network, as well as OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network in the U.S., Discovery Kids in Latin America, and Eurosport, the leading provider of locally relevant, premium sports and Home of the Olympic Games across Europe. For more information, please visit corporate.discovery.com and follow @DiscoveryIncTV across social platforms.