Did you know that food has been represented on television since the 1940s? Did you know that Anthony Bourdain‘s appearance fee is reportedly nearly 1/10th that of Emeril Lagasse‘s $80k-100k price tag? Even Jamie Oliver demands nearly 6x the appearance fee that Bourdain does (sorry to hammer it home, our office is full of Bourdain fans).
Do you know who really owns the stuff you’re watching on TV?
When you sit down to watch something and you see the channel logo hovering in the corner of the screen, which company is behind it? Take a look at the infographic we’ve compiled to see which big businesses own the stuff you watch on TV. You can even embed the graphic on your own blog or website using the code at the bottom of this post.