RANCILIO Traditional Espresso Machines

Roberto Rancilio founded the company in 1927. Soon, RANCILIO became best-known for its effective use of industrial design and reliability. In 1957, RANCILIO released the J/L Automatica, a model automating the lever process. The company introduced the Faema technology in 1961. Later, with Marco Zanusso, the industrial designer, RANCILIO launched the Z8 and, in 1974 the Z9.In 2011, they introduced Xcelsius, a new advanced brewing system for the Classe9, giving precise control of water temperature during the brewing cycle, to change the flavor of the extraction. They subsequently purchased the Swiss Ergo brand to build a complete presence in the market.