Over the last two decades, I.J. Mellis Cheesemongers has expanded across Edinburgh and Glasgow, supplying locals and restaurants alike. This independent business specialises in keeping their customers stocked with the best in artisan and farmhouse cheeses.
In this #hiddentraxchat we spoke to founder Iain Mellis about founding the company and how it’s grown. We hear about his love of local communities, shopping local and the highs and lows of running a family business. Iain shares his insight on recent turbulences and what the future holds for independent businesses.
“The beauty of Edinburgh and Glasgow in the fact there are communities within the cities… you’ve got the culture of a big city, and even more small shops than a village or small town.”
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