Ingles Markets' (IMKTA) - Get Report vice president for real estate, Gordon S. Myers, is retiring effective Sept. 24, the Asheville, N.C., supermarket chain said late Thursday.

Myers has been employed by Ingles since 1993.

"We wish the best for Mr. Myers in his retirement," CEO Robert P. Ingle said. "He has been an asset to our company and his services will be missed."

Ingles rose 7 cents Thursday to $15.20.