Our Culture

The courage to disrupt our business even when things are going well.
“For 50 years InVue has been one of the few companies that has consistently spotted emerging market trends and then reinvented itself to take advantage of the next major market opportunity.”

Jim Sankey, CEO


Our History

From our beginning in the attic of an old house on Main Street in North Canton, Ohio, InVue has grown by providing our customers a superior value, by hiring great people and by aggressively investing in R&D.



1972 Richard Sankey formed Alpha Enterprises as a product design company.


Our first office was in an old house in Canton, Ohio that had been converted to office space.


1984 Alpha transformed itself into a product marketing company.


1986 Alpha’s first manufacturing plant is opened, the first of what will become a total of four facilities throughout the U.S.


A decade of growth and expansion.
1992 Alpha Consumer Products was formed featuring a complete line of home storage products for pre-recorded media.


1994 Alpha addresses the changes in CD packaging and also introduces a line of retail security Keepers for cassettes and CD’s.


1998 Alpha’s ?rst European of?ce is opened in The Netherlands.


A decade of disruptive innovation.
2000 Alpha introduces Secure Hooks providing security for high theft sell-thru merchandise.


2004 Alpha expands globally with its ?rst Asia Paci?c of?ce.


2006 The innovative POD is launched providing retailers an easy-to-use, above counter, alarming security device for handheld electronics.


2007 Anticipating the explosive growth of handheld electronic merchandise, Alpha sells the S3 product line to Checkpoint Systems and forms InVue.


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Signi?cant investments in R&D.
2010 InVue introduced a full line of retail security products to protect tablets on display.


2012 InVue launched Smart Lock, an electronic lock and key system for merchandise in locked cabinets and display cases.


2014 InVue introduces the OneKEY ecosystem, providing retailers a storewide single key security platform designed to decrease theft and increase sales.


2015 InVue launches the Business Tablets Solutions (iPad POS Stands) to provide solutions to secure and enable tablets used for business.


2016 The Brand Solution division is formed to partner with global brands and provide custom solutions for their specific needs.


2017 InVue releases a full software suite – Access Manager, Insight and MicroSigns – that connects and enhances their security platform to offer analytics on associate and consumer interactions with merchandise.


2018 OnePOD was launched in 2018 providing retailers a common platform designed to improve operational ef?ciencies, decrease theft, increase sales and pro?ts.
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Protect merchandise in cabinets


Fixed Tablet Stand Security Mount Anti-Theft Device



Working at InVue

“InVue has a strong, growth oriented culture. I’ve been able to work independently while also receiving the support and direction necessary to drive my personal success.”

Jennifer Colby, Finance




At InVue, we understand how important a well-rounded career is to you and to your family. To ensure you get the most out of your career, we offer a comprehensive program covering everything from your compensation to your benefits.

Work Hard/Play Hard

  • Quarterly team outings
  • Two employee-run committees
  • Friday happy hours
  • Monthly lunches with executives
  • Cornhole tournaments


InVue is dedicated to improving the overall health and well-being of our company’s most valuable asset — our employees! Current offerings include employee led wellness activities, annual company-wide challenges and financial wellness resources.

Comprehensive Health & Welfare Coverage
We offer benefit eligible employees and their families access to affordable, quality healthcare. Options are available for health, vision, dental, life, disability, and flexible spending programs.

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Choose a traditional 401k or Roth 401k account. InVue matches 100% up to 3% of salary and then 50% for the next 2% of salary. All contributions, including company match, are immediately vested.

Time Away

We are committed to providing time off from work for rest, relaxation, and spending time with family. We offer paid vacation, paid holidays, and other leave of absence programs. InVue also offers employees a full paid day to use towards volunteering in their local community.

Corporate Game Room

Recharge your batteries with some ping-pong, shuffle board, mini basketball, billiards, foosball, darts and much more.

Additional Benefits

  • Employee assistance program
  • Casual dress code
  • Free sodas
  • Company events & socials
  • Employee referral bonus program
  • Annual fitness reimbursement and discounts at local gyms
  • On-site yoga classes
  • Community activities and volunteer opportunities

*Benefits may vary based on location and country.


Get Involved


We believe that being a good citizen is important and support that belief by providing every InVue employee one day of service throughout the year.




The Top Workplaces program was set-up to recognize companies that have a great workplace. We couldn’t be more honored that our employees voted InVue as a fun, happy and exciting place to work.

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InVue has been named to the 2018 Grant Thornton North Carolina 100® (NC100), which ranks the state’s largest private companies by revenue.

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InVue CEO Jim Sankey named a 2019 Most Admired CEO by the Charlotte Business Journal.

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