Sharing passion, inspiration & knowledge since 1952

For 3 generations we share our passion for innovation & technology. Developing automated solutions to pack, weigh fill or count products for industrial use is our core business. Specifically for the bread & pastry industry we developed our own innovative and patented 3D vision counting system as well as a unique and patented robotised technology to pick up artisan bread and fragile pastry products.​

With our continuous commitment to innovation and by investing in the development of new packaging concepts, our family company has established a strong reputation as trendsetter, maintaining a market leading position. It's a process driven by your current and future needs.

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The foundation

  • Jean Pattyn founds the company Pattyn in his front yard in Bruges
The foundation

The beginning

  • Construction of first fully automatic industrial weigher for candy
The beginning

1976 - 2004
Pioneering years

  • Paul Pattyn joins the company
  • Launch of first fully automatic bagmaker inserter
  • Installation of first complete semi-liquid lines for Unilever
  • Installation of first automatic bakery solutions
Pioneering years

2004 - 2012
Expansion years

  • Stan & Lynn Pattyn, 3rd generation, join the company
  • Worldwide active in many different markets
  • Launch of new generation bagmaker inserter
  • Expansion of the Pattyn Group with Pattyn Bakery Division (now Pattyn France), Pattyn North America and GMP (Pattyn Film Division)

2012 - 2021
Focus on market specific solutions

  • Introduction in specific industries: nuts, dried fruits, …
  • Dedicated XL machines & XL lines to pack vegetables, nuts, preforms & tobacco into pallet containers
  • Expansion of the Pattyn Group with Pattyn Metal Construction and sales representatives in South America, Germany and Pacific
Focus on market specific solutions

2022 - ...
Ready for the future

  • Continuous innovation
  • Development of new services mainly based on digitalization
  • Service-minded approach
  • Customized services before, during and after start-up


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