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Newsletter – Fall, 2016

Our Fall, 2016, newsletter is here. Topics include: NEWS: ESKO Kongsberg X20 Cutting Tables, PROJECTS: Trinity Cathedral Conservation and Digitization Project, BEHIND THE SCENES: Insurance, PEOPLE: Meet Brian Crean. Click here to read.  

Welcome Bridgeport National Bindery Customers

We welcome you, the former library binding customers of Bridgeport National Bindery (BNB), to the HF Group family. Like BNB, HF Group has a rich history in library binding and preservation services. We serve a national customer base with diverse … Continued


Finish Line Binderies and HF Group Acquire Riverside Group – Rochester, NY

Finish Line Binderies is one of the leaders in the book manufacturing industry offering services in perfect binding and mechanical binding. HF Group’s binding industry strength lies primarily in specialty hardcover binding segments. This acquisition and partnership has occurred in … Continued


Columbus Library Repository Facility Under Construction

Columbus, Ohio – October 24th, 2014 – The Mark F. Taggart Company announced the development of the Eastgate Business Center in Gahanna, Ohio. HF Group’s AssureVault division will occupy a portion of this space which will be used to provide library repository … Continued


Annin Flagmakers book wins Apex Award

“Annin Flagmakers: An Illustrated History,” published by, has won an Apex Award of Excellence for One-of-a-Kind Publications. This year’s contest (the 26th annual) drew almost 2,100 entries; our book was one of six winners in the for-profit section of … Continued


It’s textbook season again!

School may still be in session, but our binderies are already preparing for textbook season. Each year AcmeBinding rebinds textbooks for more than 500 school districts around the country. This year we are planning to rebind 195,000 textbooks! Because of … Continued


HF Group – Book Partners wins PINE Pinnacle Award

HF Group – Book Partners Winner in New England Regional Printing Awards of Excellence Competition PINE has announced that HF Group – Book Partners of Charlestown, Massachusetts, is an award winner in the Association’s New England regional Awards of Excellence Competition… … Continued


HF Group announces acquisition

HF Group announces acquisition of assets and customer base of Hoster Bindery, Inc., of Ivyland, Pennsylvania. Charlestown, MA: HF Group has acquired the assets and customer base of Hoster, Bindery, Inc., which is located in Ivyland, Pennsylvania, a suburb of … Continued


IPNE meeting to be held at HF Group in Charlestown

The Metro Boston regional brank of IPNE (Independent Publishers of New England) will meet at HF Group in Charlestown on March 29 from 9:00 – 12:00. Included will be a tour of the facility. Location: HF Group 80 Cambridge Street … Continued



HBI/LBI Group Tours Charlestown Facility. Approximately 50 people from the Hardcover Binders International/Library Binding Institute toured our Charlestown facility on Thursday, October 10th. The group included bookbinders, material suppliers, technology partners and a few guests. The tour included demonstrations and … Continued