Ingles Markets, Incorporated is a supermarket chain. The Company operates approximately 70 supermarkets in Georgia, approximately 70 in North Carolina, approximately 40 in South Carolina, over 20 in Tennessee, approximately two in Virginia and approximately one in Alabama. The Company operates through retail grocery sales segment. Its Other segment includes remaining operations, which include fluid dairy and shopping center rentals. It locates its supermarkets in suburban areas, small towns and rural communities. Its supermarkets offer customers a range of food products, including grocery, meat and dairy products, produce, frozen foods and other perishables, and non-food products. Its non-food products include fuel centers, pharmacies, health and beauty care products, general merchandise, as well as private label items. It also sells organic products, bakery departments and prepared foods, including delicatessen sections.