ASHEVILLE, N.C. -- (January 25, 2007) -- Ingles Markets, Incorporated (NASDAQ: IMKTA) will provide an on-line, real-time webcast and rebroadcast of its first quarter earnings conference call on February 1, 2007. Ingles plans to release earnings for its first quarter ended December 30, 2006, on Thursday, February 1, 2007.

The live broadcast of Ingles Markets' quarterly conference call will be available on-line at:

on February 1, 2007, beginning at 9:00 a.m. (Eastern Time). The on-line replay will follow immediately and continue for 90 days. To hear the Company's conference call live, dial 719-457-2692. A replay will be available from 12:00 p.m. (Eastern Time) on February 1 until 11:00 p.m. (Eastern Time) on February 2. To listen to the playback, call 719-457-0820, reservation number 4688788.