To better refine staffing requirements for a given period, Retail Toolkit provides a visualization of forecasted sales volume for a given timeframe and current staffing level scheduled. This feature helps you ensure you have sufficient staffing coverage during predicted high demand periods in your business. When viewing past dates, you can also view actual transaction volumes that occurred vs forecasted.
To views this helpful report, click on the date header for any day in your schedule planning view. Rest easy knowing your staffing levels will meet customer demand!
A related report that is helpful in analyzing forecasted sales volume by hour is available by clicking on the "Sales by Hour" graph in the scheduling screen. This will present a report of typical sales volume for that day of week on an hourly basis, using historical data. This report further indicates the degree of variance for each hour, helping guide level of confidence of the projections based on historical sales for that day and time.