Toolio Retail Calendar overlays the retail calendar on a regular calendar to easily see which retail week you are in today, weeks left in quarter, upcoming holidays and previous years all in one tool. It is a free tool and is accessible here. This article gives a quick overview of how to use this handy tool.
Below is a screenshot of the Toolio Retail Calendar in action.
Few things to note:
You can see the week number for each week on the left
Special retail days are highlighted in navy
Today's date is highlighted in blue
You can easily navigate between different years
You can tap on each day to get more information on that day. See example below:
As you see in this example, you can easily see:
If that day is a special retail day
The week of the year / quarter and month, which would help you with year on year comparisons and show you the number of weeks left in the current quarter you are in.
You can also change the displays of the retail calendar by selecting the menu in the top left corner. First, change the Calendar to "custom" and then you can set the Weekly Grouping, Last day of the week, and Last month of the year. Here is an example of these customizations reflecting a 4-4-5 retail calendar: