WALLA WALLA, Wash., Oct. 26, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Key Technology, Inc. (Nasdaq:KTEC) announced today that David Camp, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Jack Ehren, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will be presenting at the 40 th Annual AeA Classic Financial Conference at the Manchester Grand Hyatt in San Diego, California on November 9, 2010 at the following times:
Tuesday, November 9, 2010
8:30 a.m. PST 11:30 a.m. PST 3:35 p.m. PST
9:10 a.m. PST 1:15 p.m. PST 4:15 p.m. PST
9:50 a.m. PST 1:55 p.m. PST  
10:50 a.m. PST 2:35 p.m. PST   

A webcast of the presentation will be available on the Internet, and can be accessed at the following link: http://www.videonewswire.com/event.asp?id=72724 or from the Company's website at www.key.net/investor.cfm . A replay of the presentation will be available for 90 days.

The AeA Classic showcases public technology companies with market cap or revenues over $50 million.  Key Technology's presentation will highlight the Company's positioning, market strategies and financial outlook, followed by a question and answer session.

About Key Technology

Key Technology, Inc., headquartered in Walla Walla, Washington, is a worldwide leader in the design and manufacture of process automation systems for the food processing and industrial markets. The Company's products integrate electro-optical inspection and sorting, specialized conveying and product preparation equipment, which allow processors to improve quality, increase yield and reduce cost. Key has manufacturing facilities in Washington, Oregon, and the Netherlands, and worldwide sales and service coverage.

Note: News releases and other information on Key Technology, Inc. can be accessed at www.key.net on the Internet.
CONTACT:  Key Technology, Inc.          David Camp, President and Chief Executive Officer          (509) 529-2161

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