Entreprise du Patrimoine Vivant 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.


24 January 2017: the first meeting of the EPV working group on the transmission of expertise
As part of its support work for companies with the State label EPV, or Entreprise du Patrimoine Vivant (Living Heritage Company), the Directorate-General for Enterprise (DGE) has decided to launch a working group tasked with formalising concrete proposals for actions to be taken in order to overcome the difficulties encountered by the companies in terms of training, the transmission of expertise and the development of skills.
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A very happy 2017 to all!
Our Chairwoman Anne de Blignières-Légeraud, the whole team at the Institut Supérieur des Métiers and I wish you the very best for this new year. May it bring each and every one of you health, peace, success and joy.
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Last EPV-Labelled Companies
Anne Hoguet Manufacture and restoration of fans
Arthus-Bertrand Manufacture of medals, insignia and decorations
Astabilis -
Atelier Denis Guérin -
Atelier Meriguet - Carrère Paints, painted sets and gilding
Ateliers Normand SAS Interior layout
Baccarat Cut glass work
Beynat et Janniaux Leather goods
Biscuits Fossier Manufacture of biscuits
Camus La Grande Marque Manufacture, distillation, ageing and bottling of liqueurs and spirits
Caviar Petrossian Production and sale of caviar, fine grocery
Cinabre Marquetry work with hard stones, glyptic work, stone sculpting
Dalloyau Pastry-making, caterer, chocolate-maker, organization of events
Deyrolle SA Taxidermy and entomology
Doudoux et Oberti -Passementerie - Weaving of ribbons and braids
Ets Volpon et Fils -
Faïenceries de Gien Manufacture of earthenware objects
Fontanille Scop Manufacture of fabric accessories
France Hélices Structural and wrought metalwork
Fusions Lost wax casting art foundry
Gendreau Processing and preserving of fish (sardines)
Générale de Maconnerie Traditionnelle - GMT -
Gouverneur Audigier -
Guerlain Creation of perfumes and cosmetics
Harpes Camac -Manufacture of harps
Henri Selmer Paris Manufacture of wind instruments
Jacques Fayolle Maître Tapissier Carpets for furnishing
Jaillet Lapidary lathe work
L'Arçonnerie Française -Manufacture of horse-riding equipment (saddlery, bridlemaking)
L'Atelier du Vitrail Restoration and creation of stained-glass windows
Les Olivades -
Manufacture bretonne d'orgues Sarl Organs manufacture
Manufacture d'orgues Robert Frères Organs manufacture
Manufacture des Emaux de Longwy 1798 Manufacture of decorative earthenware objects and restoration of Historic Monuments
Margueroy SAS Weaving of furnishing fabrics
Menuiserie de la Vallée Carpentry
Minoterie Marty -
Parasolerie Guy de Jean Manufacture of umbrellas and sunshades
Parfums Caron Creation of perfumes and cosmetics
Puiforcat Gold and silversmith
S.A.S. Agencement Paul Champs Interior design, boat fitting
Sabatier Ainé & Perrier Sarl Cutlery
SE des Ets Thierry Haguenier Tapestry for seats, curtains, hangings
Sitram Manufacture of up-market stainless steel cooking articles
Société coopérative agricole oleicole interdépartementale L'Oulibo Fabrication d'huiles artisanales de tra
Société des Céramiques d'art de Longwy Traditional manufacture of earthenware objects
Staff Espaces Volumes Ornamentalist Fibrous Plasterer
Stéphane Gerbe Manufacture of knitwear articles
Tannerie Gal Vegetal tanning of bovine leathers
Terres cuites des Rairies Terracotta and enamelled tiles
Tissages Lartigue Weaving of household linen
Van Cleef & Arpels Jewellery