DRB was founded by Doug Britton , son of a carpenter from Wanganui in 1966.
Doug an RAF pilot in WW2 was awarded a DFC for his part and this gong won him a job with W.& R. Smallbone Ltd after the war . As National Sales Manager for Smallbone’s Doug was responsible for introducing Valvoline to the New Zealand Market in 1959.
When Smallbone’s was sold in 1966 DRB was founded.
DRB has been a key automotive lubricant and auto chemical supplier to the New Zealand market for over 50 years.