Robert Taylor

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Robert R. Taylor, Creator Of SoftSoap, Dead At 77

Robert R. Taylor, who took soap out of dishes, put it in pump bottles and forever changed the way people wash up, has died. He was 77. Taylor’s family said Thursday the entrepreneur died of cancer Aug. 29 in Newport Beach. An entrepreneurial visionary, Taylor created and sold more than a dozen businesses during his lifetime, including those that produced toothpaste, shampoos and popular fragrances.

09/12/2013

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