Vendors and analyst firms have spent millions of dollars promoting the idea that control towers are the next big technology for today’s manufacturers and retailers—but are they correct?
Dallas, TX and Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) October 16, 2013
Top consumer-driven value networks experts from Tompkins International and One Network Enterprises will host a new webcast, “The Truth About Supply Chain Control Towers,” October 30, 2013 at 1:00 pm CST/2:00 pm EST.
“Few concepts have generated as much interest within the supply chain community as ‘control tower’ technologies,” explains Zelenak, Vice President of CPG at One Network Enterprises. “Vendors and analyst firms have spent millions of dollars promoting the idea that control towers are the next big technology for today’s manufacturers and retailers—but are they correct?”
The webcast will define control towers and explore how control tower solutions are a response to the overwhelming complexity faced by today’s supply chain managers. The discussion will be led by Zelenak and Alain Poirier, supply chain technology expert and Vice President of Retail Business Development at Tompkins International.
According to experts, many companies are wondering whether control tower technology systems are worth all the ‘hype.’
“It’s important to discover how your company can achieve demand-driven supply chains,” Poirier says. “Companies can successfully combat complexity and create supply chain excellence with the consumer-driven approach.”
Register for the webcast to learn more about supply chain control towers and what they can mean for your company. For more information about the event, visit:
The Truth About Control Towers Webinar:
About One Network Enterprises
One Network’s Real Time Value Network™ is the world’s only many-to-many supply chain platform in the cloud and the world’s first and only real time, automated decision-making solutions suite. It enables an unlimited number of trading partners to plan, execute, monitor, synchronize, and optimize in real time all of the business processes and events that take place throughout their extended supply chains, from customers to raw material suppliers. Enterprises from a variety of industries are connected to the Real Time Value Network™, including leading companies in high tech, retail, consumer products, the public sector, automotive, energy, and logistics. Headquartered in Dallas, One Network also has offices in Europe and India. For more information, please visit http://www.onenetwork.com.
About Tompkins International
Tompkins International transforms supply chains for value creation. For more than 35 years, Tompkins has provided end-to-end solutions on a global scale, helping clients align business and supply chain strategies through operations planning, design and implementation. The company delivers leading-edge supply chain solutions by optimizing the Mega Processes of PLAN-BUY-MAKE-MOVE-STORE-SELL. Tompkins supports clients in achieving profitable growth in all areas of global supply chain and market growth strategy, organization, operations, process improvement, technology implementation, material handling integration, and benchmarking and best practices. Headquartered in Raleigh, NC, USA, Tompkins has offices throughout North America and in Europe and Asia. For more information, visit http://www.tompkinsinc.com.