What Is a Supply Chain Control Tower — And What’s Needed to Deploy One?

Summary of SC Control Tower capabilities and deployment challenges


March 2022

Magic Quadrant for Multi enterprise Supply Chain Business Networks

Multienterprise supply chain business networks support a community of trading partners that need to coordinate and execute on business processes that extend across multiple enterprises. Overview of this MESCBN marketplace. Also publication on business context available.


May 2021

Real-Time Visibility Trend Report 2021

The future is now: Increasing supply chain resilience with real-time visibility


May 2021

The ROI Behind Freight Visibility

eBook giving an overview of the benefits of real-time freight visibility in different areas


August 2021

Virtual watch towers can provide real supply chain visibility

Virtual watch towers, which are pieces of software pull data together for analysis to create business value, like the location of assets and goods or higher on-time arrival compliance.

The Loadstar

March 2022

Control Tower Technology Value Matrix 2021

Evaluation of vendors based on their ability to deliver value to customers through the functionality and usability of its Control Tower solution

Nucleus Research

September 2021

Building a digital bridge
across the supply chain with
nerve centers

Many companies operate some type of supply-chain control tower, but
upgrading to a digital, end-to-end nerve center can manage risk even
more effectively, while boosting output and productivity

McKinsey & Company

January 2021

Overcoming barriers to
multitier supplier collaboration

Digitally integrated supply chains could generate billions in new value—if
industries find ways to manage perceived risks, realize the value at stake, and
distribute it fairly among partners.

McKinsey & Company

July 2021

Why Digital Twin
enabled Control Towers
are the game changer for
Supply Chain Leaders

Organizations that can connect and orchestrate the entire
ecosystem from suppliers to customers to build a digital
twin of the organization (DTO) to create advanced solutions
such as Control Towers will outpace and accelerate
their top and bottom-line growth compared to others

Tada Now

February 2022

Supply Chain Visibility: Insight in software solutions

Point of view on visibility issues and solutions and approach to select visibility software


July 2013

5 Reasons why you need supply chain visibility

Analysis of the five major objectives of shippers for implementation of a real-time transport visibility solution. Based on an in-depth study with more than 50 manufacturers and retailers


August 2021

Valuable collection of insights for anyone interested in logistics

3D printing – 4PL – artificial intelligence – blockchain – customs – cyber security – digital freight brokers – electrification –multichannel fulfilment – predictive analytics – real-time reporting – robotics – start-ups – supply chains – sustainability – inventory – etc.


September 2019