Jamie Oliver’s Italian Chain Accused of Having ‘Exploitative’ and Unfair Tipping Policy

September 30, 2015

Servers says that sometimes because of this, they have to pay to work.

World saving, sugar hating chef Jamie Oliver is being accused of putting an unfair tipping policy in place at his chain of Italian restaurants. According to the Guardian, servers at Jamie’s Italian — which has over 42 locations across the UK — say that the company’s tipping policy is “exploitative and has left them out of pocket.” The restaurant requires servers to pay a two percent levy “from table sales they generate on each shift.” This means that if a server sells $1,000 worth of food and drink, they have…