HOME TECH SUPPORT

The home office and school supply selections of many supermarkets are melding into one higher-priced, computer-friendly category.Industry sources identify the rising use of a dedicated home office space by both parents and children as driving the category's changing emphasis.Next to notebooks, pencils and pencil cases, retailers are displaying 500-count printer paper, ink cartridges and computer cables,

The home office and school supply selections of many supermarkets are melding into one higher-priced, computer-friendly category.

Industry sources identify the rising use of a dedicated home office space by both parents and children as driving the category's changing emphasis.

Next to notebooks, pencils and pencil cases, retailers are displaying 500-count printer paper, ink cartridges and computer cables, a natural change that provides for the essential needs of many household

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