La Marzocco was founded in 1927 in Florence, Italy. In 1939 La Marzocco developed the first coffee machine with a horizontal boiler. This was the first innovation and there were many to follow such as the dual-boiler system. Today, La Marzocco remains an artisan company, while contributing to the technological advances in the professional coffee machines sector. La Marzocco professional coffee machines are renowned for their high quality, their unique design and the attention to every detail for the preparation of a perfect espresso in the cup.