• Uber slammed for promotion that offered to 'let your wife take a day off from the kitchen'

    3 days ago - By Business Insider

    Uber's food delivery service UberEats has run a promotional campaign offering to "let your wife take a day off from the kitchen" - sparking a barrage of angry criticism online.
    Uber Bangalore sent users a message marking "Wife Appreciation Day" on Sunday and giving them 100 Rs off a food order to celebrate the occasion.
    "Order on uberEATS and let your wife take a day off from the kitchen," the promo said.
    Customers have reacted angrily, accusing Uber of perpetuating gender stereotypes.
    "Sorry uber but why do you think that only the "wife" needs to be at the kitchen!" wrote one Twitter user...
    Read more ...