Nespresso: De’Longhi’s coffee machine
About the company:
De’Longhi Group is a major European small appliance manufacturer based in Treviso, Italy.
The company was founded by the De’Longhi family in 1902 as a small industrial parts manufacturing workshop. The company incorporated in 1950. Historically a major producer of portable heaters and air conditioners, the company has expanded to include nearly every category of small domestic appliances in the food preparation and cooking, as well as household cleaning and ironing, segments. De’Longhi is especially well known for the Artista Series espresso machines and Pinguino portable air conditioner.
De’Longhi is renowned for their design, which they describe as drawing from the rich heritage of Italian design. Their Esclusivo line of kitchen appliances won the prestigious Red Dot design award in 2007. Additionally, Home Furnishing News recognized De’Longhi Design Director Giocomo Borin as one of the 50 most influential designers in the world in 2006.
This was a workshop i did during the Scuola Italiana Design’s Master (2005) in a teamwork of 3 persons.
The briefing was to design a Coffee machine that uses the Nespresso system (with waffles). This Machine was meant to be settled on the wall.
coordined by Maragno Andrea
This is just a Concept, Copyright by Scuola Italiana Design for De’Longhi.