ASHEVILLE, N.C. -- Ingles Markets here said last week it attributes a 2.8% increase in comparable-store sales in the third quarter ended June 28 largely to successful promotions, including triple coupons, and added that it intends to continue promoting heavily. During a conference call with industry analysts to discuss results for the quarter, Brenda Tudor, Ingles' chief financial officer, said, "In order to drive sales, we ran more aggressive promotions and were pleased with the results." ...
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