Heineken Holding N.V., through its subsidiaries, brews and sells beer and cider. The company sells its beers under, including Heineken, Amstel, Desperados, Sol, Tiger, Tecate, Red Stripe, KruÂovice, Birra Moretti, Affligem, Lagunitas, and Mort Subite brands; and ciders under the Strongbow Apple Ciders, Orchard Thieves, Stassen, Bulmers, Old Mout, and Blind Pig brands. As of December 31, 2018, it operated its products under approximately 300 international, regional, and local brands. The company operates in Africa, the Middle East, Europe, the Americas, and the Asia Pacific. Heineken Holding N.V. was founded in 1864 and is based in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.