The Izzo Alex Duetto V3 was the first reviewed; next up is a relative newcomer, the Profitec Pro 700:
See Profitec Pro 700 - technical details for features, dimensions, etc.
The evaluation model above was supplied by Profitec. The company representative, Aline Carvalho, provided this brief company history:
UPDATE: Read the final writeup Profitec Pro 700 Review.Aline Carvalho, PROFITEC wrote:The new brand was introduced to the market during the Host Fiera Milano in October 2013. Profitec is managed by Michael Hauck, who is also responsible for the ECM Espresso Coffee Machines. They are sister companies.
Profitec GmbH was founded in 1985 and has specialized in the marketing of Italian espresso machines different brands and technical products from the beginning. We have developed and manufactured hand-made, high-end semi-automatic espresso machines since the 1990's. Since last year, we have decided to use our know-how to build with our second own brand of espresso machines.
The both are located in Germany, but Profitec is more focused on the dual boiler machines, those are developed to reach another part of the market.