Leica Geosystems, Torrance, Calif., announced the appointment of Kunde Company Inc. as the dealer for Leica GPS/GIS products in the upper Midwest.

Kunde Company will be responsible for sales and service of Leica’s GS50 GPS/GIS data acquisition system and GIS DataPRO software. The company will also be responsible for sales and service of other Leica terrestrial data collection systems and will use Leica’s products for its own fieldwork on behalf of GIS customers. Kunde Company, based in Roseville, Minn. is a leading natural resource consulting firm that has served customers in the upper Midwest for 20 years. It is one of the largest forestry-consulting firms in the region and provides GIS-based asset management and mapping services for many applications.