According to Garcia, many bodega owners are suffering because of escalating rents and competition from delivery services like Fresh Direct. A service like this could further adversely affect them. “Bodegas can’t compete with this technolog…
So according to Garcia, we shouldn’t have bought refrigerators because it put the milkman out of work, and we should be using kerosene lamps to keep the oil deliveryman in business.
I can understand the opposition to the name. But the opposition to the concept is 100% rent-seeking on the part of a large organization whose priority is to protect it’s own members, regardless of the potential advantages to the customers.