Jack Torrance

Associate web editor

Jack is fascinated by change. Whether it's the latest start-up promising to shake up the way we eat, sleep or buy socks or ageing businesses struggling to compete with shiny new rivals, MT's web co-editor strives to bring you the latest in the world of disruption. Jack writes a weekly profile of successful entrepreneurs and loves a good scandal, so he's a regular contributor to MT's Reputation Matters stream.  

Email: jack.torrance@haymarket.com 

Meet the ex-Googler taking on estate agents

Meet the ex-Googler taking on estate agents

Gemma Young's Settled is one of a growing crop of upstarts that want to make it easier (and not to mention cheaper) to sell your home.

'Don't blame us, it was the algorithm' won't cut it anymore

'Don't blame us, it was the algorithm' won't cut it anymore

Tech companies will face increasing hostility if they don't teach their machines a bit of humanity.

Is Ryanair's latest scandal a controversy too far?

Is Ryanair's latest scandal a controversy too far?

The budget airline has always courted bad press, but cancelling hundreds of flights is never going to win you any customers.

Seven ways to improve your business's productivity

Seven ways to improve your business's productivity

A panel of entrepreneurs share their advice on how you can do more with less.

Gambling firms in hot water over 'fake news' affiliate ads

Gambling firms in hot water over 'fake news' affiliate ads

Ladbrokes, Sky Vegas and others have been reprimanded over articles that 'targeted vulnerable people.'

Ocado's CTO on how to make your business more innovative

Ocado's CTO on how to make your business more innovative

Why Paul Clarke thinks of his team like a dry stone wall.

Meet the entrepreneur turning plastic bottles into roads

Meet the entrepreneur turning plastic bottles into roads

Toby McCartney's company MacRebur creates construction materials from household waste.

Who is Sports Direct's Keith Hellawell?

Who is Sports Direct's Keith Hellawell?

The clothing retailer's under-fire chairman has had a colourful career.

We should applaud John Lewis's bold stance on gender

We should applaud John Lewis's bold stance on gender

The employee-owned retailer has ditched gendered labels on children's clothes.

Why Royal Mail has plunged out of the FTSE 100

Why Royal Mail has plunged out of the FTSE 100

Britain's postal service is struggling to cope in a tough market.