While the grid is initially loading data, the "No records available." message is confusing and provides no useful information.
Expected behavior - when the grid is initially loading, don't display the message as the rows/data might very well appear
To reproduce basically just go to the grid demo page (refresh if needed) and pay attention to the grid loading: https://www.telerik.com/kendo-angular-ui/components/grid/data-binding/
Example in our project - intuitively you'd think that the grid has no records until you see the loader; in any case, the message looks out of place: