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SA restaurants warn of doom for industry if any lockdowns are imposed

SA restaurants warn of doom for industry if any lockdowns are imposed

Any form of lockdown will be a death sentence for SA’s restaurant industry. This is the warning from The Restaurant Collective (TRC), which represents sit-down establishments, as the government prepares to discuss possible restrictions at a national command council meeting on Saturday. “As the fourth wave looms, with the added scare of a new Covid-19 […]

The food delivery industry is learning it needs to keep restaurants happy

The food delivery industry is learning it needs to keep restaurants happy

In the battle between food delivery apps and restaurants during the pandemic, the latter may now have the upper hand. The pandemic forced restaurants to turn to delivery to stay afloat. At first, they saw the food delivery services as a lifeline. But some restaurants resented commission fees charged by food delivery companies, which reached […]