Snowbound shoppers have been urged not to panic buy, as Perth and Kinross faces a major bread and milk shortage.
Shopkeepers have reported dwindling supplies as local bakeries and dairies struggle to make their deliveries through Arctic conditions.
On Friday morning, shoppers were faced with almost empty shelves in bread aisles at supermarkets and corner shops.
Delivery lorries are having trouble reaching their destination, with drifting snow causing white-out conditions on some rural roads.
A line of HGVs parked up at Balbeggie yesterday as drivers waited for conditions on the A93 Perth to Coupar Angus to improve.