I spoke to him the day before and the day of (right after) the delay announcement. While my window (which started in mid-August) must shrink a bit, he said that they will do everything in their power to honor the window I was provided (mid-Aug to Sep.) but that he has not been provided an...
FYI, all who have been contacted by guides have a different anticipated delivery window. This window doesn't imply a delay in production by itself.
I did speak with my guide yesterday, and he made no mention of any delays and that my window is still mid-August to September.
Excellent recap. It closely resembles my conversation as well (I didn't learn anything new either, but it sure did quiet that small doubt that had crept into the back of my mind). All of the Guides seem genuinely happy and excited to bring these products to market and put them in customer's hands.