About the Company

LSI Industries is an Image Solutions company, dedicated to advancing solid-state LED technology in lighting and graphics applications. We combine integrated technology, design, and manufacturing to supply high quality, environmentally friendly lighting fixtures and graphics elements for commercial, retail and specialty niche market applications. LSI is a U.S. manufacturer with marketing / sales efforts throughout the world with concentration currently on North American, South American, Asian, Australian, New Zealand and European markets.

Building upon its success with the Crossover ® LED canopy fixture, LSI is committed to producing affordable, high performance, energy efficient lighting products, including solid-state LED light fixtures, for indoor and outdoor use. The Company also designs, produces, markets and manages a wide array of custom indoor and outdoor graphics programs including signage, menu board systems, decorative fixturing, LED displays and digital signage, and large format billboard and sports screens using solid-state LED technology. In addition, we provide design support, engineering, installation and project management for custom rollout programs for today's retail environment. The Company's technology R&D operation located in Montreal, Canada designs, produces and supports high performance light engines and large format billboard, sports and entertainment video screens using solid-state LED technology.

LSI's major markets are the commercial / industrial lighting, petroleum / convenience store, multi-site retail (including automobile dealerships, restaurants and national retail accounts), sports and entertainment markets. LSI employs approximately 1,400 people in facilities located in Ohio, New York, North Carolina, Kansas, Kentucky, Rhode Island, Texas and Montreal, Canada. The Company's common shares are traded on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the symbol LYTS.

The LSI Industries Inc. logo is available at http://www.globenewswire.com/newsroom/prs/?pkgid=3646

Additional note:   Today's news release, along with past releases from LSI Industries, is available on the Company's internet site at www.lsi-industries.com or by email or fax, by calling the Investor Relations Department at (513) 793-3200. More information on LSI's quarterly earnings, including additional financial analysis and an earnings overview presentation, will also be available at this site after the Investor Call to be held at 3:00 p.m. Eastern Time today.
Condensed Statements of Operations        
  Three Months Ended Fiscal Year Ended
(in thousands, except per  June 30 June 30
share data; unaudited)  2010 2009 2010 2009
Net sales  $63,886 $50,185 $254,402 $233,799
Cost of products sold  49,923 38,568 198,030 181,972
Loss on sale of subsidiary   --   -- 639  --
Total cost of products sold  49,923 38,568 198,669 181,972
Gross profit  13,963 11,617 55,733 51,827
Selling and administrative expenses  13,517 12,182 53,671 51,571
Loss contingency   --   --   --  200
Goodwill or intangible asset impairment  153 260 153 14,467
Operating income (loss)  293 (825) 1,909 (14,411)
Interest (income), net  26 (6) 125 (8)
Income (Loss) before income taxes  267 (819) 1,784 (14,403)
Income tax (benefit) expense  (460) (562) 360 (989)
Net income (loss)  $727 $(257) $1,424 $(13,414)
Income (Loss) per common share         
Basic  $0.03 $(0.01) $0.06 $(0.62)
Diluted  $0.03 $(0.01) $0.06 $(0.62)
Weighted average common shares outstanding         
Basic  24,279 21,802 24,128 21,800
Diluted  24,284 21,802 24,134 21,800
Condensed Balance Sheets        
(in thousands, unaudited)   June 30,  June 30,    
  2010 2009    
Current Assets  $99,411 $92,117    
Property, Plant and Equipment, net  44,911 42,043    
Other Assets  29,523 18,958    
  $173,845 $153,118    
Current Liabilities  $25,843 $19,617    
Long-Term Debt  1,099  --     
Other Long-Term Liabilities  2,685 3,028    
Shareholders' Equity  144,218 130,473    
  $173,845 $153,118    
CONTACT: LSI Industries Inc.         Bob Ready, Chief Executive Officer and President         Ron Stowell, Vice President, Chief Financial Officer,          and Treasurer         (513) 793-3200

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