Paula Deen Buys Rights to her Food Network Shows and Launches Her Video Channel
Sep22

Paula Deen Buys Rights to her Food Network Shows and Launches Her Video Channel

Paula Deen, former Food Network Celebrity Chef, currently relaunching herself as her own 24/7 online network has acquired rights to all 440 Food Network episodes including her 13th season episodes that were never released following her termination from the Food Network in June 2013. The amount that Paula Deen paid to buy the rights to her Food Network shows for her video channel was not disclosed. That number would be an interesting...

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Diva Foodie News ‘Round The Web 9/19/2014
Sep19

Diva Foodie News ‘Round The Web 9/19/2014

Diva Foodies goes ’round the web on the hunt for the best and most interesting news in food and drink. This week we’re highlighting a San Francisco controversial urban farming program, why Coca Cola brought back Surge, a ’90’s soft drink: hint: the impact of social media, McDonald’s bet that crowd sourcing will create their next big burger win and the newest in precooked home delivery food … believe it or not,...

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Olive Garden’s Never Ending Pasta
Sep10

Olive Garden’s Never Ending Pasta

Olive Gardens never ending pasta promotion sold out in 45 minutes. If you missed their announcement or the fire storm that followed, here’s our Diva Foodies recap of Olive Garden’s never ending pasta promotion: In a self described strategy to “get some attention,” Olive Garden launched the “Never Ending Pasta Pass” hoping that 1000 pasta loving fans would spend $100 for all of the pasta, bread...

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Dunkin Donuts Welcomed Via Social Media
Sep09

Dunkin Donuts Welcomed Via Social Media

Dunkin Donuts’ loyal customers and passionate fans welcomed it to the land of designer coffee via social media. Thousands of tweets and photos were shared as Dunkin Donuts opened a store in Santa Monica. Before Social Media. From the days of the corner grocery store to the bar down the street where everyone knows your name and neighborhood restaurants a la those highlighted in Food Network’s Diners Drive-ins and Dives the food...

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