The Arnotts' new bread and butter

When Arnott's Biscuits was sold to Campbell's Soup Australians were bereft. But a phoenix has sprung from the family’s baking history.

When Steve and Allison Arnott were married in 2000 it had been three years since the traumatic takeover of Arnott's Biscuits by Campbell’s Soup, and the pain for the family was still quite real.

It had been a trauma for the whole country at the time – the Americans swallowing a great Aussie icon – but much more so for the family, of which Steve was then a 40-year-old sixth genner.



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