Because most places don’t honor the doa if it’s due to a shipping delay
And I’m not trying to argue that nobody would cover it or TG wouldn’t, just saying most companies line it out in their DOA that they are not responsible for delay shipping is all. And I’m not mad at TG they can’t help the darn delay, I’m mad at UPS ya know? LolI can't imagine a single company could ever win that fight. They have insurance on all their orders (although COVID did mess with this quite a bit.) At a bare minimum, a standup company like TG, would give you back what you paid (store credit) minus shipping.
I've had one DOA coral from TG and one died overnight. They promptly resolved both with no questions asked. I wouldn't be worried in the least with a one day delay and TG