Pamela Bond

Managing Editor , Natural Foods Merchandiser

Pamela Bond is the managing editor of Natural Foods Merchandiser. Before coming to NFM, Pamela wrote about natural health, food, supplements, sustainable agriculture, outdoor adventure, fitness, travel and other topics for national consumer magazines and websites. She is a former editor at Delicious Living, Alternative Medicine and Rock & Ice magazines. When not desk-jockeying, Pamela enjoys attempting to master new recipes, classic rock climbs and Handstand.

Posts by Pamela Bond

in New Hope 360 Blog Dec 03, 2010

Do we need GM apples?

Non-browning apples may shine on the appetizer table at my next dinner party, but in the bigger picture these botox fruits don't seem worth it....More
in New Hope 360 Blog Nov 19, 2010

How can retailers benefit from check-in apps?

Product manufacturers are teaming up with location-based app companies to boost sales. It's time for natural products retailers to join the mix....More
in New Hope 360 Blog Nov 12, 2010

Shrinking grocery stores and other retail trends to watch

Are small grocery stores the next big retail trend? Perhaps, but online, pickup and delivery services are making gains too....More
in New Hope 360 Blog Nov 03, 2010

Six ways to ensure the quality of products you stock

Beyond checking for good manufacturing practices, how do you provide the highest quality private label products to customers?....More
in New Hope 360 Blog Oct 27, 2010

Pills that replace exercise go too far

University of Colorado researchers are working on developing supplements to mimic the benefits of exercise, but who really benefits?....More
in New Hope 360 Blog Oct 25, 2010

Will the FTC crack down on green marketing claims?

Eco? Recyclable? Degradable? Sounds good. Maybe too good if you ask the Federal Trade Commission....More
in New Hope 360 Blog Oct 20, 2010

Expo East: top trends in supplements and personal care

What were the top trends in supplements and personal care at Expo East 2010?....More
in New Hope 360 Blog Oct 14, 2010

Something’s fishy about organic fish

Whether you're a restaurateur or retailer, get savvy on organic rules for fish....More
in New Hope 360 Blog Oct 11, 2010

Battle of the homeopathic remedies: singles versus combinations

Homeopathy has two camps: the single-remedy advocates and the combination-formula fans. Which camp is right? Here, Kristy Anderson, NMD, medical....More