Start a Calendar Business

A calendar is a system of organising periods of time, typically days, weeks, months and years. A calendar business designs and prints calendars, this can include for commercial purposes (to resell), promotional purposes as well as specialised calendars such as sporting events and fixtures.

Business Models

  • Commercial calendar making business
  • Calendar design business
  • Calendar printing business
  • Custom calendar making business
  • Calendar printing and supply business
  • Calendar retail business
  • Advertising calendar business (selling advertising space on calendars)


For making your own calendars you will require a computer with design software, a printing press, paper, and camera. Different business models with have different strategies here, example: people in the advertising calendar business often times outsource the printing.