IMS Barter has aligned itself with the most powerful trade associations. These associations help IMS ensure that it is properly aligning its direction with the industry as a whole and communicating accurately and affectively with its member companies.

IMS is a proud member and sponsor of the following organizations:

The International Reciprocal Trade Association, IRTA


The International Reciprocal Trade Association is a non-profit organization committed to promoting just and equitable standards of operation within the Modern Trade and Barter Industry and other Alternative Capital Systems Industry. They do this by raising the awareness and value of these processes to the entire Global Community.

To learn all the benefits of becoming an IMS member visit our membership information page. If you’re ready to start saving cash, join today!

What people say

"Tasty Donuts, entering their 3rd year of membership at IMS, won the Tennessee Valley's People's Choice Awards for Best Bakery in Best of the Best according to the Chattanooga Times Free Press. What a great way to be recognized for the capability to produce donuts at a high volume and the ability to customize each donut to meet an individual's needs! Keep up the good work!"

Tony McInnis
Tasty Donuts | Chattanooga, TN