City Council Approves 15% Cap On Service Fees Charged By Food Delivery Apps“Hopefully this will really be an effort that helps a lot of our restaurants and keeps a lot of them in business,” Ald. Scott Waguespack (32nd) said.
Aldermen Advance Plan To Cap Food Delivery App Fees At 15%The City Council could set a 15% cap on the fees delivery services such as Grubhub and DoorDash charge to restaurants before Thanksgiving, offering a “lifeline” to the city’s struggling hospitality industry during the second wave of the pandemic.
Mayor, Aldermen Seek To Cap Fees Delivery Services Charge To Restaurants At 15%“This will provide critical temporary relief to eligible small businesses that cannot operate indoors right now,” Mayor Lori Lightfoot said.
Grubhub Announces $10,000 Grants To Help Restaurants Through Winter; Some Say It Won't Be Enough, But It Will HelpIn some good news for restaurants just trying to hold on during the pandemic, $10,000 grants have been announced for local businesses trying to survive a Chicago winter.
BellyMelly, A New Online Ordering Platform, Offers Restaurants Cheaper Alternative To Rivals, And Nearly Contactless Dine-In OptionA Chicago tech entrepreneur is hoping to take on the big guys in the restaurant ordering world, but how do you compete when everyone knows DoorDash, Grubhub, and Uber Eats?
Chicago Now Requiring Food Delivery Apps Disclose Fees To CustomersThe city says delivery services that don't provide a breakdown will face a daily fine of up to $10,000.
Fake Grubhub Driver Charged With Hit-And-Run Never Had A LicenseA driver accused of plowing into a woman after an argument about social distancing never should have been there. Fortunately for that woman, there was a nurse nearby.
$5K Bond For Man Apparently Posing As Grubhub Driver Who Ran Over Woman In COVID-19 Dispute“She was on the hood of the car, and that’s when he stopped. She fell, and he ran over her. He ran all four tires over her. You don’t do another human being like that.”
Charges Pending Against Grubhub Driver Accused Of Running Over East Lakeview Restaurant Owner's DaughterCharges are pending against a driver accused in the hit-and-run of a woman outside a Lakeview restaurant. Police say the man turned himself in late Saturday night.
Search On For Grubhub Driver Accused Of Running Over East Lakeview Restaurant Owner's Daughter, Leaving Her Fighting For Her LifeA Grubhub driver stood accused Saturday of running over a woman in East Lakeview and then driving away.
Chicago To Require Food Delivery Apps To Disclose All Fees To CustomersAccording to the mayor's office, restaurants are sometimes charged as much as 30% in commission fees to use third-party delivery services.
DoorDash, Grubhub Offering No-Contact Deliveries During Coronavirus PandemicFood delivery services DoorDash and GrubHub announced this weekend that they will provide no-contact deliveries amid the coronavirus pandemic.
GrubHub Halts Collecting Commissions From Independent Restaurants As Business Drops Off Due To CoronavirusIllinois Restaurant Association president Sam Toia said restaurants have seen a 40% to 70% decline in business since the COVID-19 outbreak.
GrubHub Has A Solution To Its Delivery Problems: Easier TakeoutChicago-based GrubHub unveiled new technology -- dubbed Ultimate -- on Thursday that makes it easier for people to order food to go and track exactly when the meal will be ready.
Park Ridge Restaurant Complains That Grubhub Was Selling Its Food For Delivery Without PermissionThe next time you place a delivery order, you may not get exactly what’s on the menu.