Gold Medal Bakery will be relocating its shipping and distribution operation from West Haven to Milford, according to Mike Richetelli, president of Colonial Properties, Inc.

Gold Medal Bakery will lease 14,000 square feet of warehouse space at 155 Hill Street, a multi-tenanted industrial campus. The landlord is Clarke Properties.

Founded in 1912, Gold Medal operates throughout the Northeast  and is one of the largest independently owned bakeries in the country.

Fred A. Messore, senior vice president of Colonial Properties, handled the lease agreement.