Nov 29, 2009 | 7:00 pm

ASHEVILLE, N.C. (November 30, 2009) -- Ingles Markets, Incorporated (NASDAQ: IMKTA) will provide an online, real-time webcast and rebroadcast of its fourth quarter earnings conference call on December 7, 2009. Ingles plans to release earnings for its fourth quarter ended September 26, 2009, on December 7, 2009.

The live broadcast of Ingles Markets' quarterly conference call will be available on-line at: on December 7, 2009, beginning at 9:00 a.m. (Eastern Time). The online replay will follow immediately and continue for 90 days. To hear the Company's conference call live, dial 913-312-9330. A replay will be available from 12:00 p.m. (Eastern Time) on December 7 until 11:00 p.m. (Eastern Time) on December 9. To listen to the playback, call 719-457-0820, reservation number 4966610.

Ingles Markets, Incorporated is a leading supermarket chain with operations in six southeastern states. Headquartered in Asheville, North Carolina, the Company operates 203 supermarkets. In conjunction with its supermarket operations, the Company operates neighborhood shopping centers, most of which contain an Ingles supermarket. The Company also owns a fluid dairy facility that supplies Company supermarkets and unaffiliated customers. The Company's Class A Common Stock is traded on The NASDAQ Stock Market's Global Select Market under the symbol IMKTA. For more information, visit Ingles' website

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