Deliveroo’s exodus from the Australian market has left thousands of gig economy workers at a loss, less than a month from Christmas.

With little to no warning, Deliveroo ceased trade, removing their app and official website access in Australia citing ‘challenging economic conditions’

With alternatives such as Uber Eats and Menu log seemingly functioning as normal, there is speculation as to the future economic stability of other food delivery apps.

Produced By: Madison McLeod

Featured In Story: Mark Humphery-Jenner – Associate Professor of the Business School from the University of New South Wales

First aired on The Wire, Friday 18 November 2022