(written from a Production point of view)
CBS Consumer Products is the licensing and merchandising unit of CBS Entertainment. They handle the licensing of merchandise of the various television shows owned by CBS, CBS Television Studios and CBS Television Distribution, including the six Star Trek series. Their product line includes all DVDs, novels, games, toys, and clothing which involve the Star Trek television franchise. They are also collaborating with Mad Science to develop Star Trek Live, an interactive stage show set to open in 2010. Products have also been released by The Hamilton Collection under the CBS moniker.