ELEME Inc. is a platform that offers online food delivery service. It was founded in 2008 by Mark Zhang and Jack Kang in Minhang Campus of Shanghai Jiao Tong University. Ele.me was acquired by the Alibaba Group in April 2018 and continues to operate independently.
Deliveryman over at ELEME Inc. have no good work conditions, one of them talks about this for an article "I'm afraid of being late," the 29-year-old explains. Lu earns 7 yuan (99 cents) from each timely delivery. Delays can cost him far more: Ele.me fines drivers who fail to reach destinations on time, on top of a possible 50 yuan penalty if a customer complains."