Consumers love food delivery apps, but high commissions eat at restaurant owners
Source CBC News
It's no secret the meal delivery business is booming in Canada.
Hungry consumers ordered $4.3 billion worth of meals in 2018 —
$1 billion of that on meal delivery apps such as Uber Eats, Foodora and
That number will climb again this year, according to Ipsos Foodservice Monitor.
Canadians' enthusiasm for a quick and easy dinner isn't shared by all
restaurant operators, because the delivery platforms grab a 20 to 30 per
cent commission off every sale.