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Chipotle Mexican Grill

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and

Yum! Brands

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hit all-time highs in the first 90 minutes of trading Monday morning. A roster of other food and beverage companies also soared to fresh 52-week highs.

Burrito purveyor Chipotle saw its shares heat up to $169.10 in morning trading. Shares of Yum!, the operator of KFC and Taco Bell fast-food chains, rose as high as $45.29.

Both CMG and YUM stocks also topped their own record highs last week

.

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Elsewhere in the world of food and beverages,

Kraft Foods

(KFT)

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came within two pennies of topping its stock's 52-week high Monday morning. The processor of a range of products from Oscar Mayer meats and Philadelphia cream cheese to Maxwell House coffee and Oreo cookies saw its shares rise as high as $31.07 in morning trading. In mid-April Kraft's shares touched $31.09.

Shares of fellow food processor

Archer Daniels Midland

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rose to a new 52-week high of $33.15 Monday morning.

Mead Johnson Nutrition

(MJN)

, a food processor involved in pediatric nutrition, saw its shares climb to $57.14 in early trading, a new all-time high.

Shares of

Crown Holdings

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, a maker of food packaging, reached $29.50 Monday morning, a new 52-week high.

The Pantry

(PTRY)

, a convenience store operator, rose to a new annual height of $23.80 per share. It was Pantry's second consecutive of week of topping 52-week highs.

In the alcoholic beverage sector, shares of

Craft Brewers Alliance

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tapped a fresh 52-week high of $8.55 in morning trading Monday.

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Craft's shares have risen steadily in recent months amid speculation that

Anheuser-Busch may be angling to acquire Craft Brewers

.

In the soft beverage sector,

Green Mountain Coffee Roasters

(GMCR)

reached a record-high of $35.70. Green Mountain brewed new record-high prices last week as well after the Vermont-based company

announced a price increase on some of its coffee products

.

Coca-Cola Enterprises

(CCE)

, a producer and bottler of

Coca-Cola

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and other soft-drink products, saw its shares climb to $30.60 in morning trading, a fresh 52-week high.

Finally, shares of

Weight Watchers International

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, a provider of weight management services and food products, grew to a new annual height of $30.97 Monday morning.

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-- Written by Miriam Marcus Reimer in New York.

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