Grubhub slowly shrinking payouts on higher tip orders
I posted my first impressions on the new Grubhub Pay Model here, and at the time, it appeared that they were paying slightly more per trip than they would have if they used the old straight line mileage model. I mentioned at the time that I was curious if that would slowly change.
At first it was hard to really catch any real trends. Over three weeks, I’ve begun to notice a few trends, in particular I’m noticing a week to week change.
I tracked as many orders as I could. Google maps is great because you can measure the straightline distance between points, which is how Grubhub calculated the old model – in my market it was $3.50 plus 50 cents per mile. It has been interesting to see the trends.[Read more…] about Followup Thoughts on the New Grubhub Pay Model: Slouching Towards the Doordash Pay Model