INTERACTIVE TV SHOPPING LOOMS ON FOOD HORIZON

ORLANDO, Fla. -- The supermarket industry may be about to enter a new high-tech era of home shopping.In a first-of-its-kind pilot program here, consumers would soon be able to purchase grocery and pharmacy items from their local supermarket via an interactive cable television network.Winn-Dixie Stores, Jacksonville, Fla., is among the supermarket chains now being approached by a Time Warner network

ORLANDO, Fla. -- The supermarket industry may be about to enter a new high-tech era of home shopping.

In a first-of-its-kind pilot program here, consumers would soon be able to purchase grocery and pharmacy items from their local supermarket via an interactive cable television network.

Winn-Dixie Stores, Jacksonville, Fla., is among the supermarket chains now being approached by a Time Warner network to participate.

Time Warner Cable, the second-largest cable company

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