The Nespresso Pioneers are sold in special packaging, and each blade is laser-engraved with: LIMITED EDITION SCALES MADE OF RECYCLED NESPRESSO CAPSULES, and an image of a Nespresso coffee capsule*. Also NESPRESSO is engraved in the Alox panel on the back scale. Please note: The Arpeggio has this text 'upside down' (rotated through 180º) compared to the later editions.
The models in this series do not include the keyring feature, which is usually present on a Pioneer.
- 2016 - Arpeggio - Indigo Purple - 0.8200.NES1
- 2017 - Livanto - Burnt Orange - 0.8200.NES2G
- 2018 - Dharkan - Teal Blue - 0.8200.NES3
- 2019 - India - Light Olive Green - 0.8200.NES4
Nespresso image gallery here
* Some of the Arpeggio models have the Nespresso logo and the text '30 YEARS OF COFFEE INNOVATION' laser-engraved on the other side of the blade and NESPRESSO is engraved in the Alox panel on the back scale in 'normal' position compared to the later editions. - See image below