Why Chiquita Said ‘No’ to Tier 1 ERP Providers and ‘Yes’ to SaaS Apps from Upstart Workday

The inside story of why Chiquita Brands CIO Manjit Singh ignored the SaaS FUD from the world's leading ERP vendors and, instead, chose an on-demand HR platform from upstart Workday to roll out to its global operations. The lesson: A bigger software vendor doesn't always equal a better ERP deal.