10 Apr '18, 2pm
First Look At The New Modbar Espresso AV
Life has no facet more certain than the simple passing of time. The seconds, minutes, hours, days, months, years, and decades roll on inexorably, unabated by the whims and fathoms of man. And yet we mark the days by our achievements—what is history, if not the archiving of time through a human lens? Five years ago today (less a single sunset) Sprudge Media Network brought the world its first glimpse of the Modbar , the revolutionary undercounter espresso technology built by what was then an unknown little coffee tech start-up out of Fort Wayne, Indiana. Principle investors at launch included Marco Beverage Systems of Dublin, Ireland and La Marzocco , the international espresso machine brand headquartered in Florence, Italy and Seattle, Washington. In the years since our original story ran the relationship between Modbar and La Marzocco has deepened, and that takes us to to...