Poly bag inserter ZIM-31 by Pattyn

Automatically makes and inserts PE bags from a reel of film into boxes, crates pr trays. Minimize your bag cost and benefit from the most hygienic & convenient packaging.

From a roll of polyethylene film, the compact ZIM-31 automatically inserts bags into boxes, crates or trays.

The bag inserter runs with made-to-measure bags or pre-made bags from a 12kg reel and handles multiple box footprints.

Failsafe bag opening thanks to the:
– new strong gripper & spoon module
– patented smart film opening technology with a special vacuum & air insertion system

Standard equipped with a 15” HMI, multicolour warning light and infeed conveyor with separator.

The ZIM-31 standard runs up to 8 c/min (depending on case sizes) with a maximum output of 14c/min with the fast machine option.

Poly bag inserter ZIM-31

Benefits of bag inserter ZIM-31

Case lining convenience

  • Continuous production thanks to the automatic film roll exchange.
  • Super compact: only 1.7 x 1.3m floor space needed.
  • 15” HMI to facilitate operator convenience.
  • Guaranteed lowest consumable cost using bags from a reel.

Your intelligent bag inserter

  • Inserting bags perfectly up to 14 cases/minute.
  • Patented smart film opening technology.
  • Quick and ergonomic film roll loading.


Multi footprint (L x W) with variable case heights.
Min. L.300 x W.200 // D.250
Max. L.610 x W.410 // D.650



Cardboard box

cardboard box by Pattyn case erector

Plastic crate

Plastic crate




Al Thika Packaging is the distributor of Pattyn in the Middle East. Since 1994 Al Thika Packaging has been supplying case erector, bag inserter, filler, case packaging and combines solutions machines for food, pharmaceuticals and beverage industries in Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Sharjah, Fujairah, Ras Al Khaimah, Ajman, Umm Al Quwain, Al Ain – UAE, Saudi Arabia, BahrainOman and the many other Gulf countries.


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