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 was with great sadness that we learned of the death of Jean-Paul Phelippeau, of the EPV Phelippeau Tapissier, Chairman of the National Commission for EPVs and a senior representative of traditional crafts.
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Happy New Year!
The team at the Institut Supérieur des Métiers and our Chairperson Anne de Blignières-Légeraud join me in wishing you all the best for 2014. May the year bring you good health, serenity, success and happiness.
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Last EPV-Labelled Companies
Antares-Sellier France Saddle-making - saddle-working
Ardoisière des 7 pieds Sarl Extraction and shaping of slates for roofing, for pavement and decorative slate articles
Atelier d'art Marc Morisset Gilding, wood sculpture and joinery
Atelier Erny Jean-Jacques SARL Cabinetmaking
Atelier von Nagel Manufacture of harpsichords
Ateliers Pinton Manufacture of carpets and tapestries
Christofle Manufacture and selling of gold (or silver) working articles and jewellery
Ciergerie Brousse et Fils -
Cousin Taxidermie Taxidermy
Coutellerie Laguiole Claude Dozorme Manufacture of cutlery articles
Cristalleries Schweitzer -
Ducaroy Grange -
Entreprise Riccoboni -
Etablissements André Renaud Leather goods
Ets Ayrens Production of high-class umbrellas
Ets Winckelmans -
Fonderie de Bronze Lauragaise Foundry work
Fonderie de Saint-Sauveur Artistic casting
François Le Druillennec -
Hôtel Le Bristol Restaurant
Jars Céramistes Ceramic artist
Jean Bracq SAS Production of Leavers lace and machine-made soft furnishings
La Maison du Vitrail Creation and restoration of stained glass windows
Laffanour Frères Production of Provençal chairs and furniture
Lalique SA Cut glass work
Les Maquettistes Réunis de Suresnes -
Les terres cuites d'Aizenay Manufacture and reproduction of terracotta
Linge au Coeur Hand-made and mecanic embroidery
Liutera -
Luxbag - MCF Production of musical instrument cases and covers
OA 1710 - Orfèvrerie d'Anjou Pewtersmithing
Oustry SMTD -
Payan Bertrand -
Pianos Balleron Sarl Restoration of ancient pianos
Porcelaine Carpenet Manufacture and decoration of Limoges porcelain articles
Poterie et tuilerie d'Amance Pottery, tilery and tiling
Produits Berger -
Sarl Cazaux Design and production of limited-edition enamelled terracotta ware
SAS Georges Morand Production and sale of gloves
Savonnerie Marius Fabre Manufacture of caldron soaps of Marseille
SD Reliure Bookbinding
Sellerie Cassou -
SOFACEM - La Cuisine Française -
Vitraux d'art Weinling Restoration and creation of stained-glass windows