May 10, 20 - 4:50 pm - LABS

iFood delivery app to pay BRL 4.4 million in tips for couriers

According to Radar column, at Veja magazine, in April, the amount from tips passed on to couriers via the iFood app exceeded BRL 2.2 million–an increase of more than 170%, when compared to the previous month. The company decided to cover the value of the contributions and transfer BRL 4.4 million to the delivery personnel in the first week of May.

“At the moment, the tip has also become a symbol of recognition and, therefore, we have also decided to double this amount,” said the vice president of Logistics at iFood, Roberto Gandolfo to the magazine. The company told Veja that it has 170,000 partner couriers in the country.

Photo: Shutterstock.