Robert Rich, Sr. (1913-2006)

Robert Rich, Sr. (1913-2006)

Robert E. Rich, founder and chairman of Rich Products Corporation, passed away on February 15, at age 92. Rich was a frozen food pioneer whose invention of the first nondairy whipped topping in 1945 launched Rich Products, a company that today employs 7,000 people internationally and realizes sales of more than $2.5 billion.

A life-long Buffalo resident, Rich began

Register to view the full article

Please register to access this content.

Already a member? .

Hide comments

Comments

  • Allowed HTML tags: <em> <strong> <blockquote> <br> <p>

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.
Publish