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HSN To Deliver Unprecedented Culinary Experience With HSN Cooks Event March 9

- Top Chefs and Culinary Stars including Curtis Stone, Jessica Seinfeld, Ming Tsai, Lorena Garcia, Donatella Arpaia, Scott Conant and Kelsey Nixon to Appear Live During 24 Hour Cooks Event -

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., March 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Entertainment and lifestyle retailer HSN will make mouths water with delight during the 24-hour HSN Cooks event on Sunday, March 9.  During the star-studded epicurean event, top chefs and culinary experts from around the globe will come together to participate in this bi-annual cooking extravaganza.

For the first time ever, four of HSN's most notable chefs will come together to chop, slice, dice, cut and cook up a series of highly engaging, interactive cooking demonstrations in front of a live studio audience of HSN Credit Card customers.  Celebrity chefs and restaurateurs Ming Tsai and Lorena Garcia will appear together from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.; and restaurateur and Top Chef Masters Aussie sensation Curtis Stone and  Iron Chef judge and Zagat's "Hostess with the Mostess" Donatella Arpaia will offer their own recipes for on-air fun from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. (both times EDT).

Scott Conant, Jessica Seinfeld and Kelsey Nixon will add to the festivities by demonstrating delicious recipes from their celebrated cookbooks, of which autographed versions will be available for sale.  Foodies everywhere can shop for high quality kitchen brands and learn time-saving cooking tips and kitchen organization solutions across all of HSN's platforms, including TV, online and mobile.

"HSN is thrilled to have an unprecedented lineup of culinary greats come together to present stellar products and cooking tips during one of our most memorable cooking events ever," said Anne Martin-Vachon, Chief Merchandising Officer for HSN.  "HSN continues to redefine the shopping experience by offering highly entertaining events such as these that are fun and informative for our customers."

The HSN Cooks event will begin with a special preview at 11 p.m. (EST) on Saturday, March 8. For more information and to shop a special preview of the HSN Cooks collection, visit www.hsn.com and join the conversation @HSN on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Pinterest. 

About HSN:
HSN is a leading interactive entertainment and lifestyle retailer, offering a curated assortment of exclusive products and top brand names to its customers. HSN incorporates entertainment, inspiration, personalities and industry experts to provide an entirely unique shopping experience. At HSN, customers find exceptional selections in Health & Beauty, Jewelry, Home/Lifestyle, fashion/Accessories, and Electronics. HSN broadcasts live to 95 million households in the US in HD 24/7 and its website - hsn.com features more than 50,000 product videos. Mobile applications include HSN apps for iPad, iPhone and Android. HSN, founded 36 years ago as the first shopping network, is an operating segment of HSN, Inc. (Nasdaq: HSNI). For more information, please visit HSN.com, or follow @HSN on Facebook and Twitter.

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