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Foodora Canada to Receive $3.46 Million in Settlement for Workers

Earlier this year, Foodora Canada announced it will cease its operations in the country after filing for bankruptcy, and now, its parent company Delivery Hero has finalized a settlement of $3.46 million with the Canadian Union of Postal Workers (CUPW). "We're happy to see Foodora has acknowledged its workers deserve a settlement. It's a big change...

Foodora Canada Delivery Service to Shut Down on May 11

Foodora Canada has announced it will cease its operations in Canada by the end of day on May 11, 2020. The food delivery service says it has "filed a notice of intention to make a proposal and plans to cease operations effective the end of day on May 11th,” citing after five years of operating...

Toronto Residents Can Now Order LCBO Products On-Demand from Foodora

Thanks to a first-of-its-kind partnership, Toronto residents can now order their favourite LCBO products on-demand from Foodora, with the option to select and order from a curated list of LCBO bestsellers and customer favourites for same-day delivery right to their door. A new LCBO menu in the Foodora app and website now offers a curated...

Toronto Foodora Couriers to Vote on Union Certification

Couriers for Foodora hope to be Canada's first unionized workforce of app-based workers. According to a new report from CBC, Toronto couriers for Foodora, an online food delivery company, are preparing to vote on union certification in what would be Canada's first unionized workforce of app-based workers. An application made by the Canadian Union of Postal...

Foodora Launches Same-Day Alcohol Delivery in Ottawa with LCBO Partnership

Food delivery service foodora has launched a pilot to offer same-day alcohol deliveries in Ottawa, thanks to a partnership with the Liquor Control Board of Ontario (LCBO). Within the foodora iOS or Android app and the web, a new curated list of wine, beer, cider, coolers and liquor is available, with an average 35-minute delivery...

Foodora Bike and Car Couriers in Toronto to Unionize by Joining CUPW

Online food delivery service Foodora’s car and bike couriers in Toronto plan to unionize by joining the Canadian Union of Postal Workers (CUPW), which has membership of 54,000. Foodora allows members to order meals from restaurants via their mobile app and have food delivered to their home or other address. According to a CUPW press...

Foodora Launches Mobile Food Delivery Service in Ottawa

Foodora bike delivery staff in their signature pink Earlier this week, food delivery service foodora launched in Ottawa, Ontario, allowing customers in the city to order meals via the company’s mobile apps. Foodora debuted its delivery in Ottawa on April 24th, with over 50 restaurant partners, supported by the company’s fleet of bringing meals to...

Uber Eats vs Foodora vs SkipTheDishes Compared on CBC Marketplace [VIDEO]

CBC Marketplace tested out food delivery apps, comparing Uber Eats, Foodora and SkipTheDishes. Ten of the same meals were ordered from each delivery app: What are you really buying into when you order from a food app? We tested Canada’s top three apps — Uber Eats, Foodora and SkipTheDishes — to rate their delivery time...

Foodora Launches Google Assistant Support in Canada

Food delivery service, foodora, has announced it now supports Google Assistant to bring hands-free ordering to Canadians. According to foodora in an email to iPhone in Canada, support for Google Assistant means you can request previously-ordered meals, plus check order tracking. So for example, you can use the following commands with Google Assistant: “Talk to...

Foodora Launches 7-Eleven Delivery from 48 Locations in Canada

Food delivery service, Foodora, has announced it has partnered with convenience store chain, 7-Eleven, to offer delivery for Canadians. The new partnership makes delivery from 7-Eleven possible from 48 stores nationwide, offering the delivery of snacks, drinks, hot food and everyday items—including Slurpees. Foodora explains to iPhone in Canada, this is the first time it...