New Iowa law prevents ‘pirating’ from food delivery apps


SIOUX CITY (KTIV) – More transparency is coming to third-party delivery apps, thanks to a new Iowa law. Those delivery app companies now must come to an agreement with the restaurant before food can be ordered on the app.

Before this law went into effect, a delivery app could have customers place orders from a restaurant without the restaurant’s consent, commonly known as pirating.

Critics say this “pirating” led to price gouging because some delivery apps were marking up prices inside of their own app without asking the restaurant for the real price of the food. That practice is now outlawed.

One of the people who’ll be affected by this law is Stacy Kazos, who runs a Siouxland based delivery company called “The Market Delivers.”

She says her company forms a client-style relationship with restaurants in the community, making sure to speak with them first before listing their food on

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Crockpot Corn Dip – The Cookie Rookie®


This Crockpot Corn Dip is one of my favorite dips. Warm, creamy and cheesy, it’s festival of flavors! Such an easy game day appetizer or Cinco do Mayo treat!

crockpot corn dip in a white bowl.

Corn Dip with Cream Cheese

Seasoned with an array of spices, this divinely delicious dip is a mix of frozen corn, cheese, chiles, mayo with a spritz of lime juice. Brimming with Mexican flavors this perfect for any party!

Looking for more Mexican inspired recipes? Why not also try my Air Fryer Chicken Taquitos and my Mexican Stuffed Zucchini Boats!

Why You’ll Love this Corn Dip Recipe:

  • LOADED WITH FLAVORS: This dip is savory, sweet, spicy and cheesy!
  • A CROWD PLEASER: This hearty dip will be a hit! Plus it’s gluten free and vegetarian. Be it for game day or Cinco de Mayo, it’s perfect for pleasing everyone.
  • AN EASY APPETIZER: Just put all the
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