Sam Farber, Founder of Oxo and winner, with his wife Betsey, of IHCD's Ron Mace/Designing for the 21st Century Award in 2000, dies at 88

Jun 26, 2013

Sam Farber, who was spurred by a fiend in the form of a vegetable peeler to start Oxo, the housewares manufacturer whose ergonomic rubber handles grace its kitchen utensils in many homes, died on Sunday in East Meadow, N.Y. He was 88.

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