Members are demanding companies to allow delivery workers to start their work at 9 a.m. in the morning and start delivery at 11 a.m.
Coupang, which has been hit by numerous complaints about poor working conditions and possible work-related deaths, is introducing a program that will allow deliverymen to take a month of paid leave.
A person who published fake reviews on the Baedal Minjok food delivery app has been sentenced to 10 months in prison for obstruction of business.
Order four meals online and get 10,000 won back under a new program being rolled out by the government.
Delivery Hero is shutting Baedaltong, a food delivery service, next month.
Coupang reported a huge loss and a dramatic miss in its first earnings announcement as a public company, the stock dropping below its IPO price in after-hours trade.
Despite the e-commerce boom, their income is dropping due to higher maintenance and labor costs and the need to meet the increasing demands of customers who want everything now.
“I’ve saw a woman in her 40s driving a Mercedes-Benz come to our restaurant to pick up a burger to deliver,”
Unionized delivery workers decided to go on a partial, nationwide strike in protest of a ban on ground-floor parking at an apartment complex in eastern Seoul, their union said Friday.
Hanjin Transportation and Lotte Global Logistics raised parcel delivery fees by up to 2,000 won ($1.80) for retail clients last month.