Tag: food delivery riders

Food delivery rider gets told off by customer due to restaurant’s timing error

Singapore – A food delivery rider took to Facebook to share his Mother’s Day woes after receiving a scolding from a customer for a late delivery. On Monday (May 11), food delivery rider Shanon Tam shared his plight with one order that caused much stress...

GrabFood rider places order on floor: Guess who gets the flak?

Singapore – A video has been circulating online of a GrabFood rider placing an order on the floor while adjusting the other items in his bag. However, what he did has been deemed acceptable by those commenting on the post. It was the comment...

Netizen asks people not to give low rating to food delivery riders for being late

Singapore – A member of the public urged food delivery customers to be more understanding towards riders and refrain from giving them a poor rating for arriving late because it’s not always their fault. On Thursday (May 7), Alvin Koj took to Facebook to encourage...

Food delivery driver also films as he scolds restaurant staff

Singapore – A video of a man, believed to be a food delivery driver, is circulating in social media, highlighting his refusal to practise safe distancing and rude behaviour towards restaurant staff. On Friday (April 17), Facebook page All Singapore Stuff shared a video of...

Netizens call for extra consideration for food delivery riders who now have no place to eat their meals

Singapore – Members from the online community backed a call for extra compassion toward food delivery riders who now have difficulty finding a place to eat their meals due to stricter safety measures. On Tuesday (April 7), the circuit breaker measures officially began to limit...

Free food and drink at Clementi stall for delivery riders

Singapore—It’s been said that a crisis can bring out both the best and the worst of humanity, as people all over the world are experiencing in these times. One rider wrote that their “faith in humanity” was restored because of the kindness and generosity extended...

Many back call to be nice to GrabFood riders who may be slightly late

Singapore – "Be nice to GrabFood riders if they deliver your food slightly late. They need to queue to go into malls today too," read the caption of a social media post which spurred support for food delivery riders from members of the public. On...

Food vendor takes to social media for help when customer suddenly cancels 20 orders of Tomato Ban Mian 

Singapore—At times, serving food to others can be a thankless job, especially when customers randomly cancel orders, forcing an eatery to absorb the financial loss. And when the order is sizable, it makes it even worse. A woman named XinYi Lim took to Facebook on...

Grab: Over 45% of food delivery riders apply for e-scooter trade-in

Singapore—More than a month after the announcement in Parliament that e-scooters would be banned on public footpaths, Grab has announced that more than 45 percent of their food delivery riders are availing of a grant to trade in their PMDs (personal mobility devices). However, according...

E-scooter ban: NUS students issue letter of support for food delivery riders

Singapore—A letter, signed by over 100 present and past National University of Singapore (NUS) students was sent to media outlets over the weekend expressing support for food delivery riders in the wake of the e-scooter ban on public footpaths, which was announced in Parliament...