Amazon, DoorDash will keep the controversial tipping policy Instacart just ditched

Instacart heard the cries of an angered internet
and took action
. Amazon and DoorDash, on the other hand, seem
content to dig in.

It was online anger that led Instacart to change its policy on
tips, which were previously used to pay the base wages of the
company’s gig-economy delivery workers. As anyone who has ever
worked in a service industry will tell you, tips are additive; it’s
money you’re paid on top of your base wage.

“Tips should always be separate from Instacart’s contribution
to shopper compensation,” Instacart CEO Apoorva Mehta wrote in an
email to employees. 
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Amazon, DoorDash will keep the controversial tipping policy Instacart just ditched