H&H Bindery, Brentwood, MD, has adopted the name Advanced Finishing Technologies. The company has also taken on John Streb as a junior partner, joining Mitchell Haven in ownership of the company. An 18-pocket Muller Martini Star perfect binding line with automatic cover feeder has been added to the company's 25,000-square-foot plant.
Big D Bindery in Dallas has installed a fully automatic F180 high-speed book sewing machine from Smyth Machinery.
As part of a $2.7 million expansion, Minneapolis-based Reflections has installed an IMG Brausse 1050SE diecutter and a Brausse PFG-720 folder/gluer.
In Clifton, NJ, E&M Bindery & Finishing has purchased a Muller Martini Bravo T saddlestitcher. E&M now operates three high-speed saddlestitching lines.