Indian Institute of Materials Management

What We Do

Indian Institute of Materials Management (IIMM) is a professional body having highly qualified and experienced Supply Chain Professionals. IIMM undertakes Consultancy Services in Supply Chain related areas to help the local industries to optimise their profitability.

One of our key priorities is to help small and medium scale sectors (MSME) to remain competitive and updated with latest concepts in supply chain.

Our emphasis is on developing solutions suiting the local environment and situations, based on practical experience, but benchmarking against national and global standards.

Agri based industry; Hospital and Travel industry are being given special focus considering the State’s interests.

Some of the major PSUs and private companies in Kerala has signed MOU with IIMM for meeting their training needs, consultancies etc

Inputs from our Research Centre activities (CRIMM- Centre for Research in Materials Management – Kolkata) is also utilized appropriately to supplement the interests of the Industry and the Society.


IIMM with the help of their highly experienced professionals is ready to help out organisations for undertaking Consultancy Services in the following areas:

Inventory Optimization & Management

Best Practices in Materials Management

Bench marking in Freight and Logistics Management

Re engineering Supply Chain Practices

Vendor Relationship Management

Spare Parts Management

Kaizen in Supply Chain

Implementation of 5s

Six Sigma Practices

Lead time reduction in Procurement Process

Standardization and Codification of items

Effective Stores Management

Purchasing Procedures and Formulating Policies

Contracts Management

Material Handling System Design

Warehouse Management

Logistics Management

Stores Management

MRO Inventory Management

Supply Chain Management


Inventory Control

Supplier Engagement Programmes