California League of Food Producers 1 Editor Lisa Jager Contributing Writers Trudi Hughes Nicholaus E. Johnson John Larrea Evan McCrea Kevin Villanueva and Troy Hawesv California Food Producer is published semi-annually by: California League of Food Producers 2485 Natomas Park Drive, Suite 550 Sacramento, CA 95833 Phone: 916-640-8150 Fax: 916-640-8156 Email: To advertise, subscribe (free of charge) or suggest editorial content, contact Lisa Jager at California Food Producer is the only publication of its kind dedicated to California’s food processing industry. Other CLFP publications include Food Flash and CLFP Insider, which can be viewed online at The California League of Food Producers is an association representing the interests of both large and small food processors throughout California and works to help ensure a favorable and profitable business environment for its members and the food processing industry. Contents ©2018. All rights reserved. No part of this magazine may be reprinted in whole or part without written permission of the publisher. IN EVERY ISSUE FEATURES 4 Keeping It Clean : Why Equipment Design Matters Food Recalls: A Legal Compliance Overview from a California Perspective 8 12 Better Process Control Schools CLFP Committees Engage on the Issues 15 16 Attendance Increases Seven Percent at Food Processing Expo 2018 CLFP Members Have Voice in Capitol Via Washington, D.C., Fly-In 19 20 How to Improve Cybersecurity and Protect Your Organization Nick Kastle Elected 2018-19 Chair at CLFP Annual Meeting 26 EDITION 1, 2018 PRODUCER CALI FORN IA 2 CLFP Board of Directors Recollecting 25 28 Legislative Update Regulatory Report 30 34 New Members