Wahaca | Workers forced to shell out for fleeing customers

Workers forced to shell out for fleeing customers

It was revealed this week that Mexican restaurant chain Wahaca had a historic policy, in which workers were forced to compensate the business if a customer left without paying their bill.

The chain was heavily criticised after a staff member in a North London location was asked by management to pay back £3 for every £40 spent on a bill that went unpaid. The worker was later told that would no longer be held to the policy after a customer raised the issue and complained about mistreatment.

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