Ellis looks after the day-to-day running of thegrocer.co.uk and The Grocer's social media channels, alongside creating and co-ordinating digital content.
Ellis joined The Grocer and moved south in 2015 after working as a local news reporter in her home town of Glasgow. She doesn't work on a particular patch, and you'll find her writing about a vast range of topics across the universe of food and drink, but she specialises in own-label, culinary trends and internet food culture.
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