Purchase a Route

At Gold Medal Bakery, we offer independent operator opportunities with our distribution routes for sale. As an independent bread distributor, you will gain access to exclusive rights to distribute fresh Gold Medal Bakery bread products to specific outlets. 

Own Your Own Distributorship

Owning your own distributorship can be a financially and personally rewarding venture. When you own your own distributorship, you’ll have the benefit of being your own boss and bringing your unique talents and experience to the job. And when it comes to a distributorship for sale opportunity, your own enthusiasm, sales savvy and effort will determine your success — but you’ll also have the backing and reputation of Gold Medal Bakery to boost your opportunities. 

Partnering with Gold Medal Bakery means you’ll gain access to our current distribution rights to premier brands. As a fourth-generation, family-owned company with more than 100 years of service experience, Gold Medal Bakery has the connections and resources to help you jumpstart your independent bread distributorship.

Products Available for Independent Operators

Gold Medal Bakery bread routes for sale include our top products, such as:

  • Sliced bread: White, wheat, multigrain, raisin bread, organic, premium and other varieties available.
  • English muffins: Original and premium varieties available.
  • Rolls: Hot dog, hamburger, potato, snowflake, dinner, brown and serve, mini white sub and finger rolls available.
  • Bagels: Plain, everything, onion, raisin, mini, wheat and sesame available.

View a full list of our products available for bread routes.

We have major licensed brands available as well, including:

  • Panera: Sliced breads
  • Kayem: Hot dog and hamburger rolls
  • Fiber One: Breads and English muffins
  • Holsum: Breads and English muffins

You’ll also have access to other sweet and deli-baked brands, such as Table Talk, Fantini, Kontos, Zeppy’s, Loia and Bernardino’s.

Owning a Gold Medal Bakery route will give you access to all these products and licensed brands and more. Our high-quality fresh bread products have earned us a stellar reputation, and our route distribution business will give you the opportunity to play a role in our business while still having independence. Gold Medal Bakery will provide you with all the products and resources you need for your own bakery transportation services.

Benefits of Owning a Bread Route

There are many benefits to owning an independent bread route. Financially, you’ll be able to tap into a lucrative market and grow your profits. Personally, you’ll be able to work independently, using your talent, knowledge and personality to make the route your own. You’ll have the freedom to make your own business decisions while still benefiting from Gold Medal Bakery’s backing. Other benefits include:

  • Excellent brand equity
  • Premium-quality products
  • Knowledgeable team of sales professionals to support you
  • Defined geographic sales territory
  • State-of-the-art equipment and point-of-sale racks
  • Exclusive distribution rights to select outlets
  • Plant to depot shipping
  • Financing options available
  • Continuous product innovation
  • A work apparel website
  • Access to truck decals
  • Product marketing and in-store promotions

With our high-quality products, exclusive distribution rights and defined geographic territory, Gold Medal Bakery has the edge when it comes to wholesale routes for sale. If you’re looking to explore a career as a self-employed entrepreneur, owning a bread route could be the perfect place to start.

Purchase a Gold Medal Bakery Route

If you’re seeking independent operator routes for sale, purchase Gold Medal Bakery bread routes. You’ll receive the benefits of working independently, but with access to products and support from Gold Medal Bakery. At Gold Medal Bakery, independent operator jobs have been an important part of our market strategy, and as a Gold Medal Bakery independent operator, you’ll be able to make use of our experience and resources to build your own success.

We have routes immediately available in metro New York and Long Island, NY, as well as DSD routes for sale in CT, PA, NJ and NY. With a defined sales territory, you’ll be able to make connections and establish yourself in the region. Whether you go through a national route broker or apply independently, we have numerous route opportunities to take advantage of.

Gold Medal Bakery is a family business that takes pride in high-quality products and services. We were founded on the principles of using the best possible ingredients, providing courteous, on-time service and maintaining relationships with honesty and integrity. Nearly 100 years later, these principles continue to guide our business and stand the test of time.

For more information about purchasing one of the Gold Medal Bakery bread distribution routes and how you can partner with us, complete our online form, and we’ll get back to you as soon as possible.


None of the communications made through this website should be construed as an offer to sell any independent route distribution  franchise in, nor is any such communication directed to, the residents of any jurisdiction requiring registration of the franchise before it is offered and sold in that jurisdiction. No independent route distribution franchises will be sold to any resident of any such jurisdiction until the offering has been exempted from the requirements of, or duly registered in and declared effective by, such jurisdiction and the required Franchise Disclosure Document has been delivered to the prospective franchisee before the sale in compliance with applicable law. If you have any questions concerning the registration status of independent route distribution franchises in your jurisdiction, please contact Esketh Jordan at ejordan@goldmedalbakery.com.


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