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Instacart Removes Worker Bonus After Shoppers Strike

The company says bonuses ‘did not meaningfully improve quality’

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IInstacart told its workers Thursday that they will no longer receive a $3 “quality bonus” for every five-star rating they receive from customers.

The company announced the policy shift in an email shortly after a three-day strike in which…




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