March 2, 2021

Day: January 17, 2021

American consumers have been forced to eat food-delivery costs sometimes nearly as big as the meals themselves. Regulators are fed up.

In addition to new laws boosting compensation and benefits for delivery drivers, restaurant protections such as pandemic-related commission caps have been proliferating at the city and state levels. Consumer protections could be next.

New laws have been costly for delivery players that have been struggling to generate consistent profits lately. On its third-quarter conference call, Uber , which owns and operates Uber Eats, suggested it wouldn’t absorb all of the added costs related to the passage of Proposition 22

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