European Commission Concerns Over Possible Gig Economy Cartel

The European Commission has raided the offices of Delivery Hero in Germany and Glovo in Spain on suspicion that they colluded to share the market for food and grocery delivery services. The Commission announced that it has carried out unannounced inspections of a number of online food, grocery and consumer goods delivery businesses in two […]

Glovo Announce “Courier Pledge” To Protect Workers

Multinational delivery company Glovo (headquartered in Spain) has announced a Couriers Pledge aimed at improving conditions for their self-employed riders.  In their pledge, Glovo has committed to ensuring fair conditions for every courier by 2023. The company recognises that the gig economy represents a significant source of income for couriers and wants to provide equality […]