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County supervisors approve temporary caps on food delivery service fees

Original post made on Dec 16, 2020

Santa Clara County and the South Bay's largest city, San Jose, both approved caps on food delivery service fees Tuesday in an effort to protect struggling small businesses in the wake of COVID-19.

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Posted by D
a resident of another community
on Dec 16, 2020 at 6:49 pm

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DoorDash has a delivery fee, plus service fees which also goes to DoorDash. Is the CAP 15% across both?


Posted by Steven Goldstein
a resident of Old Mountain View
on Dec 16, 2020 at 7:03 pm

Steven Goldstein is a registered user.

D,

I hope so.

I would rather have the restaurants hire local workers who could use the work.

And they get 100% the delivery tips.

And restaurants can assure timely deliveries as well.

Shouldn't there be an App that is able to be used by the restaurants themselves? Looks like a good selling product to me. Given all the App has to do is sell a use license, but not do any work itself.


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