The label «Company of Alive Heritge» (EPV) is a sign of gratitude from the Economy, Finance & Industry Ministry, organized to distinguish French companies with excellent craft and industrial savoir-faire.
«Company of Alive Heritage» label can "be awarded to any company which holds an economic heritage, consisted in particular of a rare, famous or ancestral savoir-faire, based on the control of traditional techniques or high technicality and confined in a territory".
The attribution procedure to get the EPV label is led by experts. The appreciation and the performance of these obtention criteria are confided to an independent national Committee constituted by professionals who work in favour of the practices guaranteeing the excellence within their own activity. The selection process of the Companies of the Alive Heritage is a guarantee of their excellence.
The EPV label, A reference:
Unique companies which know how to reconcile the tradition with the innovation, the «savoir-faire» and the creation, the work and the passion, the heritage and the future, the local and the international.
You are high-end individual amateur of services or a professional in search of the best materials for your products? You are attached to the savoir-faire «made in France» and sensitive to the wealth of industrial French heritage ? The label «Company of Alive Heritage» is a reference and a quality-token for you, consumers, customers and business provider, who wish the intervention from a professional recognized for his respect for the trade and its capacity by the uniqueness.
Adaptability, reactivity, innovation, trade passion, the Companies of the Alive Heritage are drived by common values. No matter their size, their knowledge and their specialties, together they watch over on a treasure, French manufacturing heritage.
The Companies of the Alive Heritage maintain their production activity in France, in high value-added sectors. Mostly they are present in the international markets and so export their French symbolic savoir-faire. They are representative of the "made in France" state of mind and savoir-faire and form the French economic and cultural identity.
By appealing to the savoir-faire of a certified company, customers and business providers support the preservation and the development of these prestigious activities in France, to set and consolidate long-lasting and not relocated jobs.