News and Updates

News and Updates


January 2019: Private Equity Acquisition / Interim Director of Supply Chain

S.M.A. Enterprises, LLC is pleased to announce the selection of Steve Andrews as the Interim Director of Supply Chain for a Private Equity owned $200M Manufacturing Company.

December 2017: M&A Integration

S.M.A. Enterprises, LLC is pleased to announce the successful completion post-merger synergy realization of $40.8M in savings on combined spend of $400aM in MRO for an $8B global automotive Tier 1 supplier merger.  Conducted representative plant visits over 2 months in the US, Mexico and Europe to work with sales, operations, production, engineering, general stores, and procurement teams to collect existing contracts, walk the plants to view machines and manufacturing processes, assess inventory levels and available warehousing, understand procurement processes, collect demand planning and production schedules.   Worked closely with corporate planning, sales and plant buyers to develop detailed MRO purchasing forecasts per plant per month.  Developed MRO sourcing strategy, wrote RFPs, conducted negotiations and strategically awarded the MRO sub-categories to suppliers based upon their expertise, ability to meet production schedule requirements and agreement to provide year-over-year cost reduction targets.

December 2016: M&A Integration

S.M.A. Enterprises, LLC is pleased to announce its selection to lead the M&A integration of the P-2-P and CLM  work streams for the recently announced merger of two Middle East liquid natural gas companies.

February 2016: Two-Envelope Bidding and Contract Lifecycle Management Greenfield Implementation

S.M.A. Enterprises, LLC is pleased to announce its selection to lead the blueprint and project management for the implementation of a greenfield two-envelope bidding SRM and CLM system for the largest global producer of liquid natural gas, headquartered in the Middle East.

December 2015: Ariba end-to-end Vision

S.M.A. Enterprises, LLC is pleased to announce the successful definition of an end-to-end Ariba Spend Analysis, Upstream, Downstream and Contract Management suite for global memory chip and storage company.

April – November 2015: Migration of SAP hosted customers

S.M.A. Enterprises, LLC is pleased to announce the successful migration of multiple customers from SAP’s Sourcing/CLM hosting facility to assist SAP in meeting their strategic goal to align Ariba and Sourcing/CLM product and service offerings.

March 2, 2015: Hosted SAP Sourcing/CLM 5.1  to on-premise SAP Sourcing/CLM 9.0 migration, upgrade and enhancements Go-Live

S.M.A. Enterprises, LLC is pleased to announce the successful go-live of a hosted SAP Sourcing/CLM 5.1  to on-premise, upgraded to SAP Sourcing/CLM 9.0, and implemented numerous enhancements for an Oil Refining Company in headquartered in San Antonio, TX.

December 4, 2014: SAP CLM to GTM, MM, SD and Documentum Go-Live

S.M.A. Enterprises, LLC is pleased to announce the successful go-live of our SAP CLM system for Oil and Gas purchase, sales and trade contracts, integrated with SAP GTM, MM, SD and Documentum is live for an Oil and Gas Exploration Company headquartered in Houston, TX.

April 24, 2014: S.M.A. Enterprises, LLC is an official SAP Services Partner

S.M.A. Enterprises, LLC is pleased to announce that we have been named an official SAP Services Partner for SAP Sourcing/CLM, formalizing our relationship that has been on-going for many years.



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