Entreprise du Patrimoine Vivant


The Excellence of French Know-How

The Entreprise du Patrimoine Vivant (Living Heritage Company, or EPV) label is a mark of recognition of the French State, put in place to reward French firms for the excellence of their traditional and industrial skills.
In Memoriam
It is with great sadness that we learned of the death of Mr. Jacques Mouclier on 21 June 2015. Member of the Entreprises du Patrimoine Vivant (Living Heritage Companies) National Committee since its inception in 2006, Mr. Mouclier has always endeavoured to defend the excellence of French craftsmanship with rigour and passion.
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Living Heritage Companies (EPV) in the PACA region are exhibiting in Marseille until 31 July 2015.
The Savonnerie Marseillaise de la Licorne is hosting a selection of the products of 18 of the region's Living Heritage Companies until 31 July 2015. Coordinated by DIRECCTE Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, the exhibition aims to highlight the expertise of these unique local businesses: figurines, ceramics, spirits, soap, olive oil, furniture and food products are all sectors that demonstrate excellence in business in the region.
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Last EPV-Labelled Companies
Angevine de Bijouterie Jewellery
Atelier Camuset Paints and painted sets
Atelier du Bois doré Gilding on wood
Atelier Jean Sablé Creation of decorative paintings for heritage buildings. Tutoring.
Beringer Aero -
Collinet SAS Manufacture of seats, sofas and armchairs
Compagnie Française de Chaudronnerie -
DDR Serti Setting
Eau des Carmes Boyer Eau de mélisse production
F.H. Chaudière Lute-making, bowmaking
Ferronnerie d'art Gatinaise Ornamental iron- and metalwork
Fonderie Vincent Foundry work
Horlogerie Viot -
Lana Papier Spéciaux II -
Le Papier d'Arménie -
Maison Gatti / HBM mobilier rotin Manufacture of rattan chairs
Manufacture d'accordéons Maugein Manufacture of accordions
Manufactures Royales de Lunéville et Saint-Clément KG Manufacture of earthenware articles
MED Luminaires Dupont Creation and manufacture of light fittings and up-market bronze furniture
Merlot Sarl -
Normalu SAS
Occitanie Pierres Sandstone and stone cutting
Paul Devoille SA Distillery
Tuilerie Blache Traditional tilery
Turrini Cabinetmaking