Material handling can be defined as the movement , protection and storage of materials. One of the main reasons for low productivity is the time & effort of the workers involved in transporting, positioning and handling the garments. By use of proper material handling, the productivity can kickstart to a new level. l. Material handling equipment are required for transportation, positioning equipment, unit load equipment and for storage & warehouse. Transportation equipment is required to move goods from one place to another. The positioning equipment is required to position the goods in such a way that production can be done effectively. Unit loading is required to consolidate several parts into one unit and for moving around like bundles etc.. Storing and warehouse is another important area that the IE must focus on for improvement. Latest technologies and affordability are available in areas of storage and in line along with automatic rfid/ barcode systems. Instead of going for ready made solutions, developing customized solutions for movement of materials from one floor to another is very useful.