Izzo was founded in Naples, under the shadow of the famous Mt Vesuvius, in 1979 by Vincenzo Izzo. They pride themselves on focusing on the traditions of true Italian espresso whilst being at the forefront of design and manufacture. Every Izzo model , from the Vivi PID to the Alex Duetto Dual boiler, has a class leading full stainless steel chassis and body. Each machine is assembled by hand and then meticulously tested for quality, finish and functionality. There is no compromise on quality when you buy an Izzo espresso machine.