Our Writing Team

A panel of expert contributors bring an abundance of talents to complement our core team of expert authors led by editor Alistair Forrest.

Alistair Forrest - Editor of New Natural Business

Alistair Forrest draws on years of experience as a journalist, editor and author, including 22 years in the natural health sector. Alistair previously edited Health Food Business magazine and is now a published author of historical fiction. His career has included daily newspaper journalism, editing magazines in the health, photographic and travel sectors, and for a decade he was principal of a Public Relations company.

Other contributors in the Summer 2021 issue:

Ray Hill

Founder and Secretary, The Health Food Institute
Safety in numbers

Len Glenville

Chairman, National Association of Health Stores
How health stores can help the health of the nation

Alan McGrath

National Organiser, Health Stores Ireland
Doing fine, just not online

Esther Mills-Roberts

Communications Manager, Health Food Manufacturers' Association
The importance of positioning

Dr Tim Bond

Chemist and Tea Advisory Panel expert
Gut health: Probiotic & prebiotic Q&A

Dr Mark Smith

Director General and affiliate Board member of the British Beauty Council
How natural is natural? – Natural beauty Q&A

Professor Margareta James

Harley Street Wellbeing Clinic


Dr Dick Middleton

Director, British Herbal Medicines Association
Anxiety: Turbulent times

Catherine Erdly

Escape the slump

Rob van den Heuvel

CEO of shipping platform Sendcloud
Greener e-commerce?

Saagar Dattani

Account Director at The Whitehouse Consultancy
CBD: What's on your shelves?

Richard Howell

Owner of Brand Relations
Viewpoint: The entpreneurial dream

For editorial opportunities, contact editor Alistair Forrest at alistair@jfnproductions.co.uk, and for advertising and promotions contact Sharon Munn-Giddings,sharon@jfnproductions.co.uk.