Key Technology Announces Fiscal 2016 Second Quarter Conference Call Thursday, April 28, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. PDT

WALLA WALLA, Wash., April 18, 2016 -- Key Technology, Inc. (Nasdaq: KTEC) announced today that it plans to release financial results for the fiscal 2016 second quarter, ended March 31, 2016, at approximately 1:10 p.m. PDT (4:10 p.m. EDT) on Thursday, April 28, 2016.  The Company has scheduled a conference call at 2:00 p.m. PDT (5:00 p.m. EDT) that day to discuss the results for the quarter.  All shareholders and other interested persons are invited to participate in the call.

Conference Call:
Thursday, April 28, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. PDT (5:00 p.m. EDT)
Dial-in Numbers:
877-341-5668 (Toll Free)
224-357-2205 (International)

Audio Webcast:
Thursday, April 28, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. PDT (5:00 p.m. EDT)
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Replay Information:
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Replay Expiration:  May 12, 2016

About Key Technology
Key Technology (NASDAQ: KTEC) is a global leader in the design and manufacture of process automation systems including digital sorters, conveyors, and processing equipment. Applying processing knowledge and application expertise, Key helps customers in the food processing and other industries improve quality, increase yield, and reduce cost. An ISO-9001 certified company, Key manufactures its products at its headquarters in Walla Walla, Washington, USA; and in Beusichem, the Netherlands; Hasselt, Belgium; and Redmond, Oregon, USA. Key offers customer demonstration and testing services at five locations including Walla Walla, Beusichem, and Hasselt as well as Sacramento, California, USA and Melbourne, Australia; and maintains a sales and service office in Santiago de Querétaro, Mexico.

Cathy Burlingame
Investor Relations
Key Technology, Inc.