Uber Freight Offers Drivers Food Credit, Cuts Costs For Relief Shipments
Uber Freight Offers Drivers Food Credit, Cuts Costs For Relief Shipments. Uber Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:UBER) Freight is offering truck drivers weekly credits on Uber Eats and cutting out profit margins on relief loads booked through its platform as the digital freight brokerage focuses on improving the supply chain during the COVID-19 coronavirus crisis. "In this time of crisis, Uber Freight remains committed to supporting our carriers and our shipper partners by providing 24/7 service and support, and keeping our operations running strong," wrote Lior Ron, head of Uber Freight, in a blog post announcing the efforts Monday. Ron went on to note Uber Freight's commitment to ensuring essential goods continue moving and do so in a safe and efficient manner.