By Chris Reid
Chris Reid was once pretty well your ordinary kiwi child, yet in 1975, whatever may occur that modified his international and impacted millions.
Reid, together with his trusty Austin 1300 motor vehicle, turned one of many first courier drivers for a tiny corporation in London calling itself DHL.
Pulling in associates from New Zealand, Australia and the united kingdom, Reid and his gritty band of colonials helped flip DHL’s London place of work into the center of an international empire that at the present time operates jets, helicopters, boats and drones.
How did they do it?
This inspirational tale of ways Reid battled governments and overseas legislation to make courier prone felony exhibits that you simply can’t cease an concept whose time has come...
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