Key Technology and Visys Enter into Merger Agreement


Feb 25, 2013

Automated sorting equipment manufacturer Key Technology and Visys NV, a provider of chute-fed in-air sorters used by food processors and waste recyclers, have entered into a merger agreement.

By combining, the two companies create a single source of digital sorting technologies available for food processing and other industrial markets.

Visys will continue to operate in Hasselt, Belgium, as a wholly-owned subsidiary of Key Technology. Frank Zwerts will assume the position of President of EMEIA for Key Technology and will play a prominent role in Key’s global strategy and corporate development.

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