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.
The EPV Route: exploring French manufacturing heritage
It's summer! Make the most of it by working your way across France exploring EPV-accredited workshops. To plan your schedule, take a look at the "Entreprises du Patrimoine Vivant" ("Living Heritage Companies") Route, which offers you a lively and original way to explore France. Visit our exceptional craftsmen and step inside their workshops. Lovers of beautiful works, guardians of remarkable know-how, they're waiting to share their passion with you in their intimate workshops, showrooms and museums.
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Follow the EPV label on the social networks!
The Entreprise du Patrimoine Vivant (Living Heritage Company) Label has been on Facebook for three years. Nearly 1,700 people currently follow us. To expand the community and to communicate even more on news concerning the EPV label, its different business sectors and houses of excellence, we have also created pages on Twitter, Google+, Pinterest, Youtube and Dailymotion.
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Last EPV-Labelled Companies
A Funderia Cutlery
Agro'Novae Industrie - Les Comtes de Provence -
Alain Macé Sarl -
Alambics Stupfler -
Alban Muller International -
Ardoisières d'Angers Extraction and manufacture of slates
Atelier Asquier Restoration and preservation of ceramic and glass objects
Atelier et Musée d'Horlogerie Restoration of wind-up clocks
Atelier Patrick Zambelli Plasterwork, staff and gypsery
Atelier PC Maury Restoration and interior decoration, gildings and painted sets
Atelier Porrachia Setting
Atelier Sedap -
Auzier Chabernac -
Bergerault percussions contemporaines Manufacture of percussions
Bernard Kerboeuf Manufacturer of hurdy-gurdies
Billebault -
Bonbons Verdier Sarl Chocolate and sweet-maker
Bonnin-Dugué SARL -
Borrel Bouvard Arthaud Fabric trimming
Borzeix Besse Chocolate-maker
Boutroué -
Bronze d'Art Français Ornemental bronzesmith
Carrafont -
Causse Gantier Leather gloves
Charles-Luc Hommel Lute-making, quatuor, restoration and manufacturing
Charpente Cenomane -
Chaux Michel Boehm et Cie Production of lime and plaster
Chedeville-Lelandais -
Cheyne éditeur Printing and letterpress
Chocolat Weiss Chocolate maker, sweet maker
Chocolats Voisin Chocolate-maker
Cogitech -
Compagnie méditerranéenne des cafés Malongo Selection and roasting of coffees
Coopérative Oléicole de la Vallée des Baux Olive oil mill
Decayeux SAS Decorative hardware and door fixtures, letterboxes, safes and entrance doors
Desperrois -
Devoucoux Sellier -
Distillerie les Fils d'Emile Pernot Distillery
Dynale -
e-Picerie Sarl -
Ebénisterie Vencatachellum -
ECR1 Sarl -
Escale Bleue -
Ets Maleville -
Ets Paul Charvet SA Planning, design and manufacture of firing equipment
Ets Pfirter Manufacture of polish for leather and sale of shoe accessories
Feeling's Sylvie Coquet Manufacture of porcelain objects
Ferronnerie Patrick Mazingue Iron work
Flamma Ironwork
Fonderie Cornille - Havard SAS Bellmaking
Horloges Huchez S.A.S -
Hugotag Ennoblissement SAS Textile dry filling and dyeing
L'Atelier Pierre-Yves Le Floc'h Upholstery
L'Union des Forgerons Manufacture of forged items
La Rochère Manufacture of decorative glass articles
Laboratoire du Solvirex -
Le Travail du bois d'olivier Manufacture of olive wooden articles
Lenzi -
Leroy SA Manufacture of altar candles and candles
Les Métalliers Corréziens -
Les Tissages Perrin Weaving of silks
Loc Maria -
Longchamp SAS Leather goods
Ludwig et Dominique Ebénistes Artistic joinery
Maison Auer Chocolate and sweet-maker
Marlux -
Masson Polyfroid -
Menuisier et compagnons Carpentry
Nougat Chabert & Guillot SA -
Objet Insolite - O.I. Diffusion -
Paloma Haute-Couture
Pastels Girault Manufacture of pastels
Pequignet Artistic clock making
Perrin SA -
Pochet du Courval Bottlemaking
Poteries Goïcoechea Manufacture of terracotta potteries
Prêtre et Fils Bellmaker
Prugent ébénisterie Interior layout, cabinetwork
Ratinaud Créations Jewellery
Resta-Jay Percussions Manufacture of accessories for musical instruments
S.O.E. Stuc & Staff -
Sampic Père et Fils -
Savebag SA -
Saverglass -
Sellerie du Mont Ventoux Automobile upholstery
Shahrokh Restoration, traditional dry-cleaning of carpets
Tannerie Garat & Fils Sarl Vegetal tanning of bovine leathers
Tanneries du Puy SAS Tanning of calf leather
Textile du Maine Haute-Couture, Ready-to-Wear, Accessories
Tissage de Gravigny 2 Plus Jacquard weaving and interlacing for upholstery
Toiles de Mayenne Manufacture of furnishing fabrics
Valtex Group -